Planning Cycle

EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN REGION
EG
Egypt
Egypt

Planning Cycle


Overview and Context

National Health Policy Strategy Plan

A current national health sector plan does not exist. Egypt has developed a white paper intended to provide directions but strategy has yet to be developed.

National Health Policy Strategy Plan Priorities

Annual Health Sector Review

N/A

The World Bank Income Group:

Low-Mid

Fiscal Start Date

July 1

Legal and Political Systems

  • Executive branch: election last held on 26-28 March 2018 (next to be held in 2024)
  • Legislative branch: Senate - first round held on 11-12 August 2020 (9-10 August for diaspora); second round to be held on 8-9 September (6-7 September for diaspora) (next to be held in 2025) House of Representatives - last held from 17 October to 2 December 2015 (next to be held 24-25 October and 7-8 November 2020)
  • Legal System: Mix of civil law and Islamic law

Programmatic Planning and Project Timelines

Window
2000
2040
National Health Policy Strategy and Plan
WHO Country Cooperation Strategy
2010
2014
National Development Plan
2014
2030
Multi-Year Plan (cYMP) for Immunization
Malaria Plan
Tuberculosis Plan
HIV/AIDS Plan
Ageing and Health Plan
Noncommunicable Diseases Plan
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Plan
Reproductive Health Plan
Maternal Health Plan
Newborn and Child Health Plan
Human Resources for Health Plan
Gavi Health System Strengthening (HSS)Support
Global Fund Resilient and Sustainable Systems for Health (RSSH)

Partners in Country

Endorsement of global compact for progress towards universal health coverage

UHC2030 member

UHC2030 joint vision progress

Egypt joined UHC2030 during the ‘Ministerial meeting on the road towards universal health coverage’ in Salalah, Oman from 3-5 September 2018 and signed a joint UHC2030 Global Compact with all the countries of the World Health Organization’s Eastern Mediterranean Region

UHC Partnership for policy dialogue

Yes