The contest aims to promote and preserve Egypt’s local foods.
Cairo- Dec 31,
of Trade and Industry Nevine Gamea has announced the launch of the National
Competition for Local and Traditional Foods, in cooperation with UN Industrial
Development Organization (UNIDO), during the period from Feb 6 to Feb14.
competition is the best method to present and preserve Egypt’s food heritage,
contributing to the economic development of the sector’s indigenous regions,
especially rural areas,” Gamea said, referring to similar successful
experiences in Switzerland, Tunisia and Morocco.
she added, aims to promote Egyptian local foods, create job opportunities for
producers and suppliers of the industry, and boost export levels, in addition
to linking the two sectors of food industries and tourism through organizing
tourist trips to explore the characteristic foods of each governorate.
is open through the Industrial Modernization Center or online at https://egyptianfoodcontest.com/index.php/home.