World Youth Forum

Egypt’s First Lady on WYF: ‘we needed a frank dialogue about future of post-pandemic world’

Fri, 14 Jan 2022 - 03:55 GMT

“We were in need to a frank and direct dialogue about the future of the world after the pandemic and the dangers of climate change,” the first lady said in Facebook.

Egypt’s 4th edition of WYF announces final recommendations

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 05:22 GMT

Egypt’s fourth edition of the World Youth Forum [WYF] has announced its recommendations at the end of the 3-day event that was held in Sharm al Sheikh city.

Jana, Nubian girl who met Sisi in Aswan, attends World Youth Forum

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 01:05 GMT

A Nubian girl, Jana, attended the World Youth Forum on Wednesday upon an invitation by President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi after she received him in Kiki Island in Nubia earlier in December.

Egypt’s president attends graduation ceremony of National Training Academy at World Youth Forum

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 12:35 GMT

This comes as part of activities of the fourth and last day of the forum, which kicked off on Monday, with the participation of youth from 196 countries as well as politicians, public figures, and key officials of different nationalities.

Sisi: I told former US amb. in 2011 that Muslim Brotherhood would not stay in power as Egyptians ‘never led by force’

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 12:30 GMT

"This meeting has been documented in official minutes," he added during a meeting with Development Partners on the Sidelines of the fourth edition of the World Youth Forum (WYF) in Sharm El Sheikh city on Wednesday.

Egypt's Environment min.: COP27 can build on recommendations of WYF's climate change session

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 11:07 GMT

She voiced hope that COP27 would achieve its goals with regard to helping countries, especially developing countries.

Sisi tackles COP27, Arab and African security, human rights with accredited foreign correspondents in Egypt

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 10:42 GMT

President Sisi was keen to exchange dialogue with the audience, and answer all questions that touched on many vital issues and files, said Presidential Spokesperson Bassam Rady in a statement.

Our discussions with IMF were serious, honest and they did not impose anything on us: Sisi

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 10:58 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al Sisi said Wednesday in the ‘Development Partners’ Session as part of the World Youth Forum that Egypt took the lead in participating and cooperating with various world organizations.

Egypt’s PM meets Congolese Minister of Environment on WYM sidelines in Sharm el Sheikh

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 08:30 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minster Mostafa Madbouli meet on Wednesday with Congolese Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development Eve Bazaiba Masudi on the sidelines of World Youth Forum (WYF) in Sharm al Sheikh.

Egyptian president explains why getting out of poverty in Africa is a hard quest

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 03:19 GMT

The president's comments came during a panel discussion held within the World Youth Forum (WYF) in Sharm El Sheikh.

Changing situations by force can lead to 'uncontrollable destruction': Egypt's president to WYF's reconstruction session

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 01:19 GMT

The fourth edition of the WYF started on Monday in the Red Sea resort city of Sharm El-Sheikh with the participation of a large number of youth and figures from across the world. The forum will be concluded on Thursday.

In Pics: President Sisi visits handicrafts fair held within WYF in Sharm El Sheik

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 - 08:28 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi visited on Tuesday, handicrafts fair held as part of the World Youth Forum [WYF] in Sharm El Sheikh.

Egypt presents its vision on human rights in World Youth Forum

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 - 03:41 GMT

That was during the session of Model United Nations Human Rights Council (MUNHRC).

World Youth Theater activities kick off with Moulla show, Ndolovu Youth Choir, ‘The Village’ play

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 - 03:13 GMT

World Youth Theater activities kick off with Moulla show, Ndolovu Youth Choir, ‘The Village’ play

'Coming 8 years are crucial to combat climate change': Egyptian president

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 - 02:43 GMT

The president was commenting on the panelists' talk in the discussion held on the second day of the fourth edition of the World Youth Forum (WYF).

Egypt took bold steps to adapt to climate change, aims to focus on African continent in COP27: PM

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 - 11:34 GMT

Dr. Mostafa Madbouly, Prime Minister, reviewed, during his speech, the Egyptian experience in facing climate change.

Egypt’s 1st Lady: 4th World Youth Forum reflects youth’s capability to challenge obstacles

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 06:46 GMT

“I feel a mixture of happiness and pride due to the return of the world youth to meet and exchange visions and experiences during the fourth edition of the World Youth Forum,” Amer said in a Facebook post.

Egypt’s Sisi, Lebanese PM discuss enhancing cooperation in electricity, infrastructure, energy projects

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 06:08 GMT

In a statement by the Egyptian Presidency spokesperson Bassam Rady President El-Sisi welcomed Prime Minister Mikati in Egypt and confirmed the special bonds that Egypt and Lebanon share.

EU Spokesperson: We look forward to WYF recommendations on climate change

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 04:09 GMT

Spokesperson for the European Union for the Middle East and North Africa Luis Miguel Bueno said that the World Youth Forum in its fourth edition, is a rare opportunity to enhance the role of young people in society.

Via hologram: Einstein, Rumi and Mother Teresa in WYF sending messages to youths

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 03:22 GMT

Great Physician Albert Einstein, Islamic Scholar Jalal al-Din al-Rumi and Mother Mary Teresa were brought back to life, via the hologram technology, in the opening session of the fourth edition of the World Youth Forum (WYF), teaching youths of this age lessons from history.