Cabinet approves performance report of social security mechanisms for 2017

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Cabinet approves performance report of social security mechanisms for 2017

The Cabinet approved on Thursday July 19, 2018 the report of the performance of social security mechanisms for the year 2017 presented by the Minister of Social Security and Development, Mrs. Mashaer Ahmed Al-Amin. According to the report, the funds spent on social protection programs amounted to LE 10.8 billion, namely pension benefits, cash and kind assistance And the Microfinance Projects. The Pension Fund, Zakat Fund, National Fund for Health Insurance, Microfinance, Savings Bank, Social Development and Family Bank contributed to this effort.

The Council of Ministers praised the efforts of social security mechanisms and the good management of the Ministry of the file and databases made available by the Zakat Committees, which directly contributes to reaching the poor and achieving the objectives of social protection.