Dr Amr Talaat, Minister of Communications and Information Technology, and Dr Ahmed Al-Ansari, Governor of Fayoum, witnessed the Governor’s General Court; The launch ceremony of the electronic platform of the National Network of Services for Persons with Disabilities for Employment “Taheel” under the slogan (Your Professionalism in Your Differences) in Fayoum Governor.
It is considered one of the first governorates of the Republic in which network services will be launched to support people with disabilities, to obtain jobs suitable for their abilities, as part of his visit to Fayoum Governor to the projects of to open and inspect the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology with the initiative of a decent life in the towns of the Governor.
It is noteworthy that Dr. Amr Talaat opened the “Qalhana” post office within the projects of the initiative of a decent life in the towns of Fayoum governor, after the development of it to provide financial, postal and government services to citizens, in addition to the opening of the “El Goun” and “Tamia main” post offices.
He also inspected the Telecom Egypt project to lay fiber optic cables in the village of “Qalhana”, and participated in some of the activities of a symposium on digital and financial education for citizens in the village of “Qalhana” as part of a decent life initiative.
During his visit to the General Court of Fayoum Governor; Dr. Amr Talaat stressed that Fayoum governors are one of the most promising governors full of human cadres and investment opportunities. He explained that the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology is implementing a number of projects in collaboration with Fayoum Governor, including the development of communication infrastructure, supporting digital transformation processes in the governor, and human development by integrating and integrating people with disabilities. empower and establish the Digital Egypt. Creativity Center at Fayoum University, scheduled to open at the end of this year.
Dr. Amr Talaat added that co-operation with the governor is taking place in the implementation of the ministry’s projects, with the initiative of a decent life in the villages of the governor. Points out that the initiative is a huge unprecedented pioneering project undertaken by the state with all its agencies to increase the efficiency of all Egyptian villages; He stressed that the ministry’s participation in the first phase of the initiative takes place through four main axes, where the first axis means that fiber optic cables are connected to towns to provide high-speed internet to citizens to enable them to open up to the world. of knowledge, in light of the government’s vision of the importance of the internet as one of the key components for providing a decent life for citizens.
Dr. Amr Talaat explained that the second axis means the development of all post offices in the towns of the initiative and its development in terms of form and content and the development of the services rendered by it to include various financial and government services in addition to the development of logistics services in a way that helps to stimulate electronic commerce in the towns and thus create jobs for small manufacturers; He pointed out that the third axis is concerned with increasing the efficiency of the mobile internet network by providing the initiative villages with new mobile network stations; The fourth axis is concerned with building human beings through a set of initiatives and training courses to enable citizens to use information and communication technologies to access jobs and receive digital services.
Engineer Hoda Dahrouj, Head of the Central Department for Digital Community Development at the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, explained that the ministry recently launched the National Network for Services for Persons with Disabilities for Employment “Taheel”, in collaboration with the Ministry of Social Solidarity, in a step to complement the state’s efforts to empower and integrate all persons with disabilities using information and communication technologies, as part of the Egyptian Government’s plan to build a person, and to build a digital Egypt achieved by publishing rehabilitation and training services and creating more jobs, by providing an electronic platform for employment on the Internet and by applying to mobile devices (Mobile) to provide people with disabilities, business owners and stakeholders with the to provide training, rehabilitation and employment services.
The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology aims, in collaboration with Fayoum Governor and in coordination with the Directorate of Social Solidarity in Fayoum, to hold a series of workshops and introductory seminars on the services of the electronic platform for people with disabilities, business owners and relevant civil society institutions, to provide the services of the national network, to introduce available jobs and services, and to maximize the use of rehabilitation, training and employment services provided by various agencies and institutions in Fayoum Governor .
In a related context; The Minister and the Governor of Fayoum inspected the construction works of the Digital Egypt Creativity Center, which is being inaugurated in collaboration between the Ministries of Communication, Information Technology and Higher Education at Fayoum University within the framework of the second phase of the project to disseminate the Digital Egypt Creativity Centers in the Governorate. They were received by dr. Iman Ashour, president of the National Telecommunications Institute, and dr. Heba Saleh, president of the Information Technology Institute.
The Egypt Digital Creativity Centers project aims to create an environment conducive to technological innovation across the country, and to prepare frameworks that contribute to the support and development of the information technology industry.