Saafan calls on Ethiopia to sign a binding agreement that guarantees the rights of Egypt and Sudan to the Nile waters

This week’s harvest in the Ministry of Manpower witnessed many important events during the period from 4 to 11 June, the most important of which was the tour of the Minister of Manpower, Mohamed Saafan, in Ismailia Governorate, where he handed over 450 work contracts to people of determination and delivered Egypt’s speech before representatives of “governments of Business owners and workers” 187 member states of the International Labor Organization at the International Labor Conference, which is held virtually, stressing that (Covid-19) has turned into a humanitarian disaster that left behind millions of victims and paralyzed the global economy and incurred great losses, and called on the international community to urge the Ethiopian government to conclude an agreement It is obligatory to take into account the interests of Egypt and Sudan, and not to take any unilateral measures.

The minister participated in the International Forum of Solidarity with the Workers and People of Palestine through the electronic platform (Zoom), and inaugurated the Green Transformation Unit, and the Shams Bee Green Project at Ain Shams University, and transferred 9,342,900 pounds due to the Egyptian workers leaving Jordan.

The following are the details of the weekly harvest, where the Minister of Manpower, Mohamed Saafan, handed over 450 work contracts to people of determination at the Ministry’s general office. The Directorate of Manpower in Sharqia provided 250 contracts, and the Directorate of Manpower in Cairo 200 contracts in cooperation with private sector companies operating in the two governorates. And he reassured himself about the salaries of their salaries, and found them within the framework of the minimum wage, within the framework of the political leadership’s initiative to provide a “dignified life” for this category, and the ministry’s interest in this category at the level of the districts in the governorates, and meeting the 5% prescribed for them.

The Minister stressed the importance of providing full support and care to people with special abilities, by offering them even a simple smile represented in a job opportunity that makes them feel happy and their families, and makes each of them an income, so that he can produce and add to his community, offering the highest thanks, gratitude and appreciation to the companies that provided job opportunities. He emphasized that this category has great potential, and that among them there are competencies that are equal if not better than many of the healthy, and that they are characterized by challenge and a strong desire for success and self-affirmation.

Saafan held his weekly meeting with the leaders and heads of central departments in the Ministry’s general office, within the framework of the periodic meetings that the minister holds weekly with heads of central departments and leaders of the Ministry’s general office to follow up on the ministry’s work files, especially the files of moving to the new administrative capital, and following up on the application of precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the Corona virus. New developments in the ministry and the directorates of manpower in the governorates.

During the meeting, the minister followed up on the developments in the Ministry of Manpower building in the new administrative capital, where the buildings and establishments are 90% complete in the building, and the equipment is being completed. He also directed a weekly visit to the ministry’s headquarters, through the competent department, to find out the latest developments and the final needs of equipment and others before the transfer of workers to her.
On the other hand, Egypt stressed before the 109th annual International Labor Conference, which is being held for the first time virtually, outside the United Nations building in Geneva, that the (Covid-19) pandemic crisis was not limited to being a health crisis, but rather exceeded that limit to be an economic and social crisis, Then it turned into a humanitarian disaster that left behind millions of victims, paralyzed the global economy and incurred great losses.
In Egypt’s speech to representatives of “governments, business owners and workers” of 187 member states of the International Labor Organization, the Minister of Manpower stressed that we urgently need to exchange ideas and visions and review the efforts and experiences made more than before so that we can cross the tunnel of this crisis, stressing that It was necessary for states to take measures to deal with their various aspects to protect societies, stimulate the economy, and protect workers’ rights.
The Minister of Manpower said that my country had viewed with great interest the report of the Director-General of the International Labor Organization, Guy Ryder, submitted to the conference under the title “Working in the time of Covid”, as well as the draft final document of the conference on the global response for a human-centered recovery to emerge from the crisis of this pandemic. .
The Minister also participated in the International Forum of Solidarity with the Workers and People of Palestine through the electronic platform (Zoom) within the work of the 109th session of the International Labor Conference, which will be held virtually during the period from 3 to 19 June, in the presence of Fayez Al-Mutairi, Director-General of the Arab Labor Organization and a group Of the Arab ministers, and representatives of business owners and workers.
At the beginning of the meeting, a documentary film was shown for some violations against the workers and people of Palestine, which clarified that the number of laborers in Palestine is currently 150 thousand workers, representing 20% ​​of the Palestinian workforce, in that Israel deliberately employs 40% of them without work permits, in Absence of the minimum requirements for a decent life that they need.
The video also showed that the majority of Palestinian workers work in the construction sector, equivalent to 65% of the size of the workforce, which is the most dangerous sector among the various labor sectors, and the video showed that during the year 2020, the vast majority of deaths and work injuries that occurred among Palestinian workers were concentrated. 47 workers died, 7,000 others were injured, and workers lost more than 40% of their salaries to illegal labor brokers, representing one billion shekels annually.
The Minister of Manpower, Dr. Yasmine Fouad, Minister of Environment, Major General Mohamed Ahmed Morsi, Minister of State for Military Production, and Dr. Mahmoud El-Matini, President of Ain Shams University, inaugurated today, Saturday, the Green Transformation Unit and the Shams Bee Green Waste Recycling Project, at the university’s Faculty of Graduate Studies and Environmental Research. In addition to the exhibition of environmental products from reuse and recycling of waste, in the framework of the celebration of World Environment Day.
The ministers inspected the Green Transformation Unit and the Shams Bey Green Project, which includes many units, including: a waste sorting unit, a biogas production unit from organic waste, a wind electricity production unit, a waste collection unit, a plastic waste recycling unit, and a solid waste compaction unit. A unit for producing compost from organic waste, a unit for producing electricity from solar energy, a unit for recycling paper waste, as well as a unit for hydroponics and fish pond water farming.
On the other hand, the week’s harvest included the appointment of 2,120 young people, the disbursement of social and health care grants to irregular workers registered in the directorates of the workforce in the governorates of Qena, Kafr El-Sheikh, the Red Sea, South Sinai and Luxor, amounting to 840,987 pounds, and the inspection of 1,540 establishments to implement the provisions of the law. As well as the issuance of 1604 skill level certificates, and a license to practice the craft for 1604 workers.
The week’s harvest also witnessed the minister’s follow-up, through the permanent operations room formed in the Ministry’s general office and all the directorates of the workforce, at the level of 27 governorates, for the moment, the precautionary measures applied by 83,229 facilities to protect employment, as well as following personal protection measures from masks and gloves, This is done through the labor, safety and occupational health inspectors.
Reports received from the directorates showed that the precautionary measures were inspected and followed up in 83,229 factories and companies over a full year for the precautionary measures at the governorate level, which President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi stressed, the need to take the utmost levels of protection to protect workers in the face of the emerging Corona virus (Covid-19). ).
Saafan continued the progress of the training process with mobile training units in the governorates, within the framework of the “Decent Life” initiative launched by President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, pointing to the launch of mobile training units within the “Your profession is your future” initiative in the villages and hamlets of the governorates in two stages, to reach young people near their place of residence and rehabilitate them on the Occupations required for the labor market, which contribute to the employment of young people and reduce unemployment rates.
Iman Al-Sayed, Undersecretary of the Ministry, Director of the Directorate of Power in Qalyubia, accompanied by Mohamed Elyan, Undersecretary of the Directorate, handed over certificates to 18 male and female trainees who passed the training course at the Mobile Training Unit at the Vocational Training Center in Khanka, on the professions of detailing and sewing, and in the field of mobile.
The Minister of Manpower announced that the Directorate of Manpower in Sohag has started training on five new training courses, including two courses on computer programs that include the Office suite, and an English language skills course that includes four levels, as well as a graphic designer course, and a solar energy course.
Dr. Hisham Abu Zeid, Director of the Manpower Directorate in Sohag, said: The Directorate has cooperated with external parties and signed 5 cooperation protocols for training courses at the Vocational Training Center in Sohag for young men and girls on various professions required by the labor market. These courses are: Two courses on computer programs that include the Office suite An English language skills course that includes four levels, a graphic designer course, and a solar energy course.
The week’s harvest extended to include, the Minister of Manpower, received an urgent report through the Labor Representation Office of the Ministry of Manpower at the Egyptian Consulate General in Riyadh, in which the Labor Attaché, Ahmed Ragai, head of the Labor Representation Office, indicated that, after nearly 4 years, the curtain was closed and 5 were acquitted. Egyptians in embezzlement cases, the malicious charges against them were proven by the Court of Appeal in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Within the framework of the Minister of Manpower’s instructions to follow up the entitlements and conditions of Egyptian workers in the Kingdom and provide support to them in all stages of litigation, the office was submitted to the office by Muhammad Ibrahim Abdel Fattah Mandour, Ibrahim Islam Ibrahim Ahmed Maghrabi, and Muhammad Ibrahim Abdel Salam Radi from the Shawa village of the Mansoura Center – Dakahlia, and that To cancel the escape report, cancel the travel ban, and complete the procedures for returning to Egypt, after the verdict of acquittal was confirmed by the Court of Appeal in Riyadh.
The office also sent a report as part of its follow-up to the conditions of Egyptian workers in the countries of work through the operations room established in labor representation offices abroad to respond to any inquiries, and provide support and assistance to them at any time.
Haitham Saad Al-Din, the official spokesman and media advisor to the Ministry of Manpower, explained that the report received by the minister from the Labor Representation Office in Riyadh states that it is in implementation of the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, and within the framework of the efforts of the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to deal with the effects of the Corona Virus (Covid-19) pandemic. The General Directorate of Passports extends the validity of residency and exit and return visas for residents outside the Kingdom, and the extension includes visitor visas for visitors outside the Kingdom to be until July 31, 2021.
The office also received a report stating that the Saudi Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development has started implementing the occupational examination initiative, specifying 263 diverse professions in which workers must obtain professional licenses from (vocational examination) centers within the Kingdom.

The Minister of Manpower announced that the Labor Representation Office of the Ministry at the Egyptian Embassy in Amman-Jordan was able to follow up on the moment, efforts made, and interviews with officials of the Social Security Corporation in Jordan, and to complete what was previously transferred, the 38 and 39 lists of social security entitlements were transferred to about 631 Egyptian workers. The institution has left Oman permanently.
The minister said that the dues amounted to $597,797, equivalent to approximately 9,342,900 Egyptian pounds, and the office is communicating with the specialized company to transfer the rest of the dues to the workers leaving, under the auspices of Egypt’s Ambassador to Jordan Sherif Kamel.
The Minister also received from the office another report indicating the issuance of a decision by the Jordanian Minister of Labor to facilitate the procedures for regulating the labor market for violating expatriate workers in Jordan, and to motivate employers and violating workers who did not issue or renew their work permits during the previous period, especially in light of the Corona pandemic and the closure decisions of some sectors and economic activities, as well as amending entry procedures to Jordan from this June at all crossings.
The Labor Representation Office of the Ministry at the Egyptian Consulate General in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, succeeded in settling the dues of the complaints submitted by the Egyptians who submitted them last April, and the total amount collected amounted to 82,680 Saudi riyals, equivalent to approximately 347,256 Egyptian pounds.
Haitham Saad El-Din, the official spokesman and media advisor, explained that the minister assigned the labor representation office in Jeddah to follow up the financial dues of Egyptians working in Jeddah with business owners, within the framework of preserving the rights of Egyptian workers abroad, following up on their entitlements and solving their problems.
In the same context, the Minister of Manpower issued instructions to the Labor Representation Office of the Ministry of Manpower at the Egyptian Consulate in Milan to examine the request of the wife of the late citizen “Al-Shahat.M.M.” who died in Italy on April 3, 2020, and help her find out whether her husband has insurance dues with the Italian Insurance Authority or not. This is within the framework of preserving the rights of Egyptian workers abroad, protecting and maintaining them, following up on their entitlements, and solving their problems as soon as possible.
Finally, the Minister announced that the Ministry’s Labor Representative Office at the Egyptian Embassy in Doha, State of Qatar, succeeded in settling the problem of 4 Egyptian workers who left the State of Qatar to spend their vacation in Egypt before November 29, 2020, but were unable to obtain the exceptional return permits necessary to return to Qatar despite Their employers submit requests to issue the required return permits.
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