Egypt

Contact points

Coordinator(s) of national trade facilitation committee

Name
Mrs. Iman Refaat
Position
Under Secretary, Head of Central Department of World Trade Organization Affairs
Address

Trade Agreements Sector, Ministry of Trade and Industry
Extension of Ramses street, Ministry of Finance towers, Nasr city 
Cairo, Egypt

Email
I.abdelsatar [at] tas.gov.eg
Secondary email
tas [at] tas.gov.eg

Government official(s) responsible to coordinate with donors

Name
Mr. Mohamed El-Shahat EL-Yamany
Position
Head of Trade Facilitation Department
Address

Trade Agreements Sector, Ministry of Trade and Industry
Extension of Ramses street, Ministry of Finance towers, Nasr city 
Cairo, Egypt

Email
m.adly [at] tas.gov.eg
Secondary email
tas [at] tas.gov.eg

National Transit Coordinator

Name
Mrs. Iman Fouad Gheith
Position
Trade Facilitation Department
Address

Trade Agreements Sector, Ministry of Trade and Industry
Extension of Ramses street, Ministry of Finance towers, Nasr city 
Cairo, Egypt

Email
i.ghieth [at] tas.gov.eg
Secondary email
tas [at] tas.gov.eg

Geneva delegate(s)

Name
Mr. Mohammed Abou Youssef
Position
Commercial Counsellor
Address

Commercial Office
Rue de Lausanne, 45/47
1201 Geneva
Switzerland

Telephone
Email
Geneva [at] ecs.gov.eg
Secondary email
maabouyoussef [at] gmail.com

Additional Contact(s)

Name
Mrs. Lamia Awadin ElSherif
Position
International Trade Policy Researcher
Address

Trade Agreements Sector
Ministry of Trade and Industry

Email
l.Awadin [at] tas.gov.eg
TFA Implementation Assistance
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Information Extracted from Article 22 Notifications
Notifying Country Date and Description of the assistance Committed/Disbursed Beneficiaries Implementing Agencies Procedures for disbursements
Japan -
Capacity building resources
Disbursed:
520000 USD
Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guinea, India, Kenya, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Niger, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Vanuatu, Viet Nam, Yemen, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Ghana, Malawi, Mauritius, Mongolia, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Senegal, Eswatini, Kingdom of, Uzbekistan, Eritrea

Central Government

-

Japan -
Capacity building resources
Disbursed:
737000 USD
Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Eswatini, Kingdom of, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, India, Kenya, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Moldova, Republic of, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Viet Nam, Eritrea, Kiribati, Timor Leste

Government of Japan

ODA

Japan -
Capacity building resources
Disbursed:
733000 USD
(733000 USD)
Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, India, Kenya, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Moldova, Republic of, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Eswatini, Kingdom of, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Viet Nam, Yemen, Zimbabwe, Eritrea, Kiribati, Timor Leste

Government of Japan

Official Development Assistance (ODA)

Japan -
Other programmes for capacity building resources
Committed:
803000 USD
Disbursed:
803000 USD
Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, India, Kenya, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritius, Moldova, Republic of, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Eswatini, Kingdom of, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Viet Nam, Yemen, Zimbabwe, Kiribati

Government of Japan

Official Development Assistance (ODA)

Switzerland -
The Global Trade Facilitation Program (GTFP) is a multi-bi donor program of the World Customs Organization (WCO) and Switzerland providing support to priority countries in the realm of the Swiss Economic Development Cooperation. The program assists countries in implementing the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement and the WCO Revised Kyoto Convention.
Committed:
5500000 CHF
Albania, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Egypt, Georgia, Ghana, Indonesia, Kyrgyz Republic, North Macedonia, Peru, Serbia, South Africa, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Ukraine, Viet Nam, Kosovo

WCO: World Customs Organization

Requests for assistance can be made to the notified TF Contact Point responsible for technical assistance and capacity Building or directly to the WCO.
Eligible countries will be selected through the program.

United States of America -
Border measures
Disbursed:
42263 USD
Egypt

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Automated Directive Systems (ADS) 201:
https://www.usaid.gov/ads/policy/200/201.

United States of America -
Border measures
Committed:
149200 USD
Disbursed:
149200 USD
Egypt

Department of State (STATE)

ADS 201: https://www.usaid.gov/ads/policy/200/201.

United States of America -
NCTF and private sector engagement and capacity building
Committed:
630000 USD
Disbursed:
630000 USD
Egypt

US Agency for International Development (AID)

ADS 201

United States of America -
Border and related agencies capacity building
Committed:
47000 USD
Disbursed:
47000 USD
Egypt

Department of Energy (DOE)

ADS 201

United States of America -
Border and related agencies capacity building
Disbursed:
36000 USD
Egypt

DOE

ADS 201