Rania A. Al-Mashat
Egypt’s Minister of International Cooperation
Safe, accessible, convenient and green transport systems will be crucial to achieving sustainable development. The improvement and expansion of Egypt’s rail system through the ENRMP allows for active mobility and enables the urban and rural development through an inter-modal linked system. Technology and innovation, and a robust commitment to public transport will all be vital components of building back better.
The African Development Bank’s Deputy Director General for the North Africa region
The newly approved project will enhance the multimodal transportation environment in Egypt, and the efficient movement of people, services and goods. This operation is fully aligned with the Bank’s strategy for interventions in Egypt, contributing to sustained and inclusive economic growth, and more specifically, developing infrastructure that supports expansion of the private sector and job creation.