Education Enhancement as Engine for Growth (EdG)

Project title: Education Enhancement as Engine for Growth (EdG)

Funding Agency: PDP-GIZ, EU

Duration of the project: 14 month, starting 1st Feb., 2017

Location of the project: Cairo Governorate (El-Matareya,), Giza Governorate (Boualq El Dakrour), and Qalyubeya Governorate (Shubra El Kheima)

Project Manager: Dr. Khaled ElSaadany,  

Overall objective: Improve the living conditions of the poor urban population living in deprived informal areas - &ldquoincreased and improved education services, especially for children, youth and people with special needs in 3 target areas, namely, El-Matareya, Boualq El Dakrour, and Shubra El Kheima&rdquo.

Specific objectives :

Final beneficiaries: families of disabled students, community in general, companies (as they may hire qualified trained candidates), school youth, disabled students, and teachers.

Main activity 

  1. Establish assistive technology centers for disabled students/candidates 
  2. Provide facilities/equipment accessible to residents with special needs
  3. Develop community learning and support centre
  4. Train of trainers, teachers, on community school concept, assistive technology
  5. Develop learning based competition program
  6. Carry out awareness campaigns and workshops

 List of available vacancies in the project (send your CV to the email:


 Month Project coordinator 

14 Target area coordinator ( 3 available positions)

14 Community Learning & Support center Head

8  Assistive technology Head

8 Assistive technology expert

6 Assistive technology technician

4 Assistive technology instructor

8 M & E Coordinator

14 Translator

13 Administrative

14 Accountant

14  Procurement

13 Support staff

14 Driver