It focuses on micro, small and medium enterprises and entrepreneurship. The Enterprise Development Agency has contributed to alleviating poverty and improving the living standards of low-income families and communities by supporting micro, small and medium enterprises in all the Egyptian governorates to establish micro-income-generating activities in agriculture, craftsmanship and commerce.

To ensure sustainability, WFP provided capacity strengthening to Government officials and NGO partners through training on micro-lending management and methodologies, including lending manuals and the usage of financial and monitoring systems. Also, WFP provided training of trainers (TOT) for young women in the enterprise and provided microloans for the women beneficiaries to launch or expand on income-generating activities.