AICS (Italian Agency for Development Cooperation)



Sassari University



Port Said, Egypt


To contribute to improving the health status of the Egyptian population through improved nursing care, particularly in three Governorates (Port Said, Ismailia, South Sinai) and neighboring areas.


  • Maintenance/remodeling/partial reconditioning of the nursing section of the Technical Institute (HTI) in Ismailia
  • Acquisition of equipment, furnishings, instrumentation
  • Technical assistance to the improvement of HTI curricula and related training content
  • Technical assistance for the professional updating of teachers
  • Technical assistance for the development of a mentorship and tutorship system
  • Scholarships in Italy for nursing staff
  • Support for the continuous updating and development of the nursing training website
  • Technical support for the testing and possibly the creation of public-private partnerships (PPPs) for the training of students in continuing education establishments and centres
  • Technical assistance for the strengthening of coordination and collaboration with the Department of Continuing Education of Governorates and Human Resources Directorate
  • Technical assistance for the realization of continuous training courses
  • Financial contribution to the implementation of refresher courses
  • Technical assistance and support for infrastructure development for distance learning
  • Implementation of a specialist cardiology and equipment acquisition clinic
  • Technical assistance for the elaboration of clinical protocols, diagnostics, operating procedures
  • Training of personnel on site and through scholarships in Italy
  • Collaboration with MOHP authorities and beneficiary Governorates to define a Research Plan
  • Assistance in carrying out research on the topics of interest of the project
  • Technical and financial support for publications in specialist journals or other media
  • Technical and financial support for conferences, seminars and workshops