Conference

Country Event Egypt: Towards more social justice and inclusiveness in the Mediterranean

20 October 2022
Cairo

Labelled as “Towards more social justice and inclusiveness in the Mediterranean – Egypt Country Event”, the fourth country event of the Annual Conference is held in Cairo, Egypt on 19-20 October.

This country event is co-organised with the Al Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies (ACPSS):

Agenda


09h00-11h00 Plenary Session 1: Towards Stronger and more Inclusive Social Protection Programmes

Moderator: Hanaa Ebeid Senior Researcher, Editor-in-Chief of Democracy Review ACPSS – Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies
Mervet Sabrine Assistant Minister for Protection and Social Safety Nets Ministry of Social Solidarity
Nahla Zeitoun Senior Social Protection Specialist World Bank
Amira El Shal Senior Policy Manager, Middle East and North Africa Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL)
Salma Hussein Regional Research Manager, Department for Middle East and North Africa Friedrich Ebert Stiftung

11h00-11h30 Coffee Break

11h30-13h30 Plenary 2: Putting People at the Center of Sustainable Environmental Policies

Subthemes: inclusive access to resources: energy, water; green economy/green finance
Moderator: Dina Shehata Senior Expert Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies (ACPSS)
Mohammed Alaa Head of Human Rights Unit Ministry of Planning and Economic Development
Amira Hossam Associate Minister for Sustainable Development Ministry of Planning and Economic Development
Ashraf Amin Head of the Scientific Department Al-Ahram Newspaper
Ahmed Kandil Senior Fellow and Head of Energy Studies Program ACPSS – Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies

13h30-14h30 Lunch

14h30-16h00 Working Session: Ensuring access to affordable, reliable, safe, and sustainable resources in Egypt

Papers presentations and discussion: original EuroMeSCo papers selected from the Call for Papers
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