Strengthening cooperation between the EU and Egypt

October 11, 2016

Hat: The European Union signed a package of 129 million euro with Egypt to support socio-economic development.

Funding Scheme: 2016-10-11

Pgm2014 2020: Yes


With the European Neighborhood Policy and the European Neighborhood Instrument (ENI), the European Union wants to promote closer cooperation with partner countries.


The European Union and Egypt signed a 129 million euro package of financial assistance to support socio-economic development in Egypt. The aim is to improve the quality of life of Egyptian citizens by promoting inclusive economic growth, improving the living conditions and supporting priority projects in the field of renewable energy.

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