The National Coordinating Committee to Combat and Prevent Illegal Migration and Trafficking in Persons (NCCPIM& TIP), organized an exhibition for traditional Egyptian handicrafts, in cooperation with the Academy of Arts, under the title "Buy the Egyptian Product". This fair is a part of the exhibition series organized by the National Committee in the framework of the implementation of the national strategy to combat illegal migration.
Participating exhibitors were selected by The Ministry of Social Solidarity and the Social Fund for Development from the governorates with highest rates of illegal migration.
Ambassador / Naela Gabr Chairperson of the National Committee stated that the main objective of such exhibitions is encouraging young people tobe innovative and productive, and presenting a successful model for their peers. This initiative aims at confirming the possibility of creating jobs and building a promising future within communities all over the country. The exhibition lasted for three days from 14 to March 16, 2017.