About Egypt Strategy Support Program

Source: Ben Barber, USAID

Source: Ben Barber, USAID

The International Food Policy Research Institute’s (IFPRI) Egypt Strategy Support Program (Egypt SSP) is a policy research, capacity strengthening and communication program with the main objective to reduce poverty and to improve food and nutrition security in Egypt. The main project implemented by the Egypt SSP is the Evaluating Impact and Building Capacity (EIBC) project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The program works closely with national and international partners and is undertaken as part of the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) led by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).