Egypt and France have an excellent relationship in all economic areas in general and a unique one in the field of agriculture in particular. In the light of that, the French Food
Aid Counterpart Fund was established in 1983 under the direct authority of the Foreign Agricultural Relations Department (FAR), MALR which provides integral information about the
The French Food Aid Counterpart Fund aims at strengthening and supporting public sector development within the scope of activities of the Egyptian Ministry of Agriculture, with its
various sectors and its subsidiary bodies (General Authority for Veterinary Services,Agricultural Research Center and Desert Research Center), and close cooperation with the
Colleges of Agriculture in various Universities and the National Research Center), through special projects for the agricultural sector, addressed directly and indirectly to increase
the national food resources and maintain food security and sustainable agricultural development.