JICA Presents Prof. Hany Helal its Official Honorary Award

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December 3rd, 2018

JICA Presents Prof. Hany Helal its Official Honorary Award

Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) presented former Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MHESR) Prof. Hany Helal its official honorary award. This award is presented on behalf of the JICA President; for his contribution to supporting Egyptian- Japanese cooperation projects in the fields of education and culture in the Arab Republic of Egypt. JICA presents this award to iconic individuals and organizations. Thus, paying tribute for their outstanding achievements in social and economic development of growing countries. This takes place through JICA international cooperation activities.
This year, JICA presented in its 4th session the award to Prof. Hani Helal from Egypt among 49 individuals and organizations. The granted awards include 35 individuals and 14 organizations from 17 different countries. First Vice President of JICA and E-JUST BoT Vice Chairman Ms. Noriko Suzuki presented this award on the18th BoT meeting sidelines. The meeting was held on December 3rd, 2018 in Cairo.
It is noteworthy to mention that Prof. Hany Helal is Egypt-Japan Education Partnership (EJEP) Steering Committee Secretary General. This was announced in Japan in 2016 under the patronage of President Abdelfattah El-Sisi and Japan Prime Minister.