Roundtable Discussions

Egypt’s Civil Service Reform: A New Vision

Date : 4/2/2015

Speakers : H.E. Ashraf El-Araby, Egypt’s Minister of Planning, Follow-up, and Administrative Reform

The efficiency and integrity of the state’s civil service is an essential stimulant for private sector activity, and a fundamental element in reinforcing confidence between the government and citizens. In this roundtable, a new vision for Egypt’s civil service was discussed with a view to upgrading government services and the performance of civil servants. Specifically, the roundtable focused on the following:

1.    The importance of streamlining the state’s civil service;

2.    Ways of enhancing the efficiency and integrity of human resources in the government sector; and

3.    The civil service law and relevant legislations.