Madbouly: Presidential directives to develop a unified guideline for service infrastructure specifications

02:45 PM

Monday 07 February 2022

Books – Muhammad Ghayat:

Today, Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly held a meeting to discuss the development of a unified guide for infrastructure specifications for services, in the presence of Dr. Mohamed Shaker, Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy, Dr. Mohamed Abdel Atti, Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation, Dr. Mohamed Maait, Minister of Finance, and Major General Mahmoud Shaarawy, Minister of Local Development, Dr. Yasmine Fouad, Minister of Environment, Dr. Amr Talaat, Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Dr. Assem El-Gazzar, Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities, and officials of ministries and relevant authorities.

At the beginning of the meeting, the Prime Minister confirmed that there is a directive from President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, to develop a unified guide for all service infrastructure specifications, and there is a committee formed under his leadership to prepare a vision for implementing the required guide with applicable determinants, both at the level of new cities, as well as gradually As for the already existing cities, stressing the speedy completion of defining the components of the guide by the ministries and concerned authorities.

For his part, the Minister of Communications and Information Technology, the rapporteur of the committee formed in this regard, confirmed that cooperation has taken place between the Ministry and the Ministry of Housing regarding the unified building code, to include everything related to the information infrastructure, which is being reviewed in order to be included in the required indicative guide, and coordination is currently taking place with The rest of the ministries regarding other facilities.

The meeting witnessed a review of the most prominent findings of efforts to prepare a unified indicative guide for all service infrastructure specifications, which is being drafted. It was noted that a number of successful experiences applied in a number of countries for such a unified guide were studied, and the importance of benefiting from those international experiences in Develop a similar reference prepared by a large number of experts and consultants, with the participation of all concerned parties, whether planned or implemented, to include smart city codes, to be a unified and comprehensive reference at the level of infrastructure, construction, urban planning, and resource management, to be applied And relying on it to implement the work of national or private projects, in a way that ensures the standardization and modeling of projects, services and facilities for the entire state.

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