In partnership with four UN Agencies [UN Women, ILO, IOM and UN HABITAT], UNIDO launched the Human Security through Inclusive Socio-Economic Development in Upper Egypt Project since January 2013, beginning implementation in June 2013, with the overall objective of strengthening the economic security of vulnerable communities in five mother villages and selected satellite villages in the vulnerable districts of El Edwa and Maghagha, both in the Minya governorate.