The ministries of Social Solidarity and Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates’ Affairs discussed topics set to be addressed during the fourth edition of the Egyptian expatriates’ conference, which will kick off on July 31, said Minister of Social Solidarity Nivine el Qabbaj on Tuesday.
The two ministries are linked by joint action and fruitful co-operation in several domains of mutual concern, Qabbaj said during a meeting with Minister of State for Emigration and Egyptian Expatriates’ Affairs Soha Gendi.
Held at the headquarters of the Social Solidarity Ministry in the New Administrative Capital, the meeting shed light on topics set to be discussed by the ministry at the conference.
Minister Qabbaj announced that Nasser Social Bank (NSB) will be one of the flagship partners of the conference.
A total of 1,000 nationals living abroad have registered to attend the fourth edition of the Egyptian expatriates’ conference.
The participants are living in more than 56 countries around the world, including representatives of 66 communities of Egyptian expats.
At the end of the meeting, Gendi and Qabbaj agreed on forming an ad-hoc committee representing their ministries to follow up on coordination in issues of common concern, within the framework of co-operation and integration among the ministries with the aim of serving the people nationwide.