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US$ 50 million to support

The project aims to strengthen the prevention, detection and response to the COVID-19 pandemic under the Fast Track Facility.

Equipped ambulance for COVID-19 care services- the Egyptian Ambulance Organization-
42% of beneficiaries are women

The project enabled 174,588 entrepreneurs in Egypt to start their businesses, 42% of whom were women.

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Jul 15, 2020

Building for Peace: Reconstruction for Security, Sustainable Peace, and ...

The World Bank and the German Development Cooperation have joined efforts to take a fresh look at reconstruction, development, and the transition to sustainable peace in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region and ...

Jun 17, 2020

The Fallout of War: The Regional Consequences of the Conflict in Syria

The Mashreq region has seen more than its share of deaths, economic losses, and instability for the last decade.

Apr 16, 2020

Egypt's Economic Update — April 2020

Despite the expected gradual recovery of private consumption and investment, the pandemic is expected to hamper growth in Egypt through its effect on production and exports.

Apr 09, 2020

MENA Economic Update: How Transparency Can Help the Middle East and North ...

The need for greater transparency comes as the MENA region faces unprecedented dual shocks from the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic and the collapse in oil prices.

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