Ministry of Planning، Monitoring and Administrative Reform has announced indicators of sustainable development related to young people within the first half of fiscal year2018-2019. Dr Hala Al Saeed، Minister of Planning، Monitoring and Administrative Reform، said that government prioritizes young people as a main factor of development. She added that young people of category between 15-40 year، are about 41% of the population. She affirmed that her ministry is interested in assimilating young people to the planning system. She pointed out that 211 youths have EGP 2.646 billion to fund small and medium-sized projects across the country. She went on to say that 7.6 million student benefit from nourishment program at schools. She also unveiled that 10.6 million women got means of birth control in the first half of fiscal year 2018-2019.