Cairo Governorate ranked first in the number of participation in the categories of large projects, medium projects, and projects of start-ups. While Gharbia Governorate ranked first in the number of projects participating in the National Initiative for Smart Green Projects in the categories of small local projects, non-profit projects, development projects related to women, climate change and sustainability. While
The Ministry of Planning indicated in a report that the total number of projects submitted for the initiative from all governorates of the Republic; It reached 4786 projects, as the number of projects in the category of large projects reached 554 projects, in the category of medium projects 931 projects, and 563 projects in the category of small local projects, while the number of projects in the category of non-profit projects reached 1457 projects, and in the category of startups projects to 455 projects And in the category of development projects related to women, climate change and sustainability to 826 projects.
Gharbia Governorate ranked first among all governorates of the Republic in the total number of projects participating in the initiative, followed by the governorates of Cairo, Giza, Alexandria, Qalyubia, Assiut, Aswan, Minya, Dakahlia, Red Sea, New Valley, Ismailia, Sohag, Beheira, Sharkia, South Sinai, Menoufia, Qena, Beni Suef, Kafr El Sheikh, Port Said, Damietta, Luxor, Fayoum, Matrouh, Suez, North Sinai.
The initiative comes within the framework of Egypt’s leading role in the field of sustainable development, and the importance the state attaches to the localization of sustainable development goals at the governorate level, noting that it is an unprecedented initiative at the global level, as it focuses on implementation and application on the ground. The initiative emphasizes the seriousness of dealing with the environmental dimension and climate change within the framework of achieving the goals of sustainable development and digital transformation by presenting projects that achieve these goals.