FILE- The 7th edition of the National Youth Conference kicked off with presence of President Abdel Fatah al Sisi on Tuesday at the New Administrative Capital
CAIRO – 30 July 2019: The 7th edition of the National Youth Conference kicked off with presence of President Abdel Fatah al Sisi on Tuesday at the New Administrative Capital (NAC).
The Conference will include the commencement of the first class of the African Presidential Leadership Program (APLP).
Nearly 1,500 youth participants from all 27 governorates will be attending at the conference. The participants will be representing university students, political parties, the Presidential Leadership Program (PLP), along with other outstanding youth in different fields, and youth who registered online.
The event will run for two days and will be attended by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi. The event is typically attended by ministers, public figures, media people, African ambassadors, and Egyptian senior officials.
Following the opening session, two Egyptian State Model sessions will be held. On the second and last day, the African Presidential Leadership Program (APLP) will celebrate the graduation of the first African youth class encompassing citizens from 29 African states.
Later on, the first conference of “Dignified Life” initiative, aimed at the eradication of poverty, will take place. Before the closing session, “Ask the President” session will be held.
The sixth National youth Conference was held on July 28, 2018 in Cairo University, and was attended by up to 3,000 young people. The theme was human development and education reforms.
CAIRO - 29 July 2019: MP Alaa Abed, head of Parliament's human rights committee highlighted the 7th edition of the National Youth Conference, which is set to be held on Tuesday and Wednesday (July 30-31) in Egypt's New Administrative Capital. Over 1500 Egyptian youth are set to take part in the conference.