This target should help in raising the standard of living to the people in rural areas, creating jobs, and lowering the unemployment among the youths and female breadwinners in villages and the neediest areas, he added.

The projects were carried out in 13 governorates; namely Minya, Dakahlia, Sharqiya, Kafr el Sheikh, North Sinai, Sohag, Beni Suef, Fayyoum, Menoufia, New Valley, Damietta, Qena, and Assuit.