World Youth Forum

UN adopts World Youth Forum as an int’l platform, praises its role to empower youth

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 09:42 GMT

The United Nations adopted “World Youth Forum” as an international platform, in recognition of the contributions of the three editions of the forum in discussing youth issues, problems and achievements along with their role achieving the 2030 sustainable development agenda.

UN commission hails Egypt’s World Youth Forum contributions as global platform for youth issues

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 10:12 GMT

Egypt’s permanent mission to the UN in New York included the decision issued by the 59th session of the CSocD to support the contributions of the World Youth Forum at the regional and international levels.

President Sisi Honors ITIDA’s Africa Applications Launchpad Cup Winners

Thu, 19 Dec 2019 - 02:58 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, has honored the winners of the African App Launchpad (AAL) Cup, during the closing ceremony of WYF

Sisi launches ‘Survival Ships’ to raise awareness on illegal migration risks

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 07:10 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi directed launching an initiative called “Survival Ships” to raise awareness on the risks of illegal migration.

Youth Love Egypt founder calls for national day for beach cleanliness

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 06:14 GMT

During his speech in Sharm el-Sheikh, Ahmed Fathi called on announcing a “national day for beach cleanliness” from Egypt and beyond in African countries

Sisi opposes secession from integrated countries at WYF

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 06:01 GMT

In an answer to a Kurdish participant at the WYF, the Egyptian president reassured her that the Kurdish culture and language have not been and will not be eliminated despite decades of attempts made to do that

Bassant Sherif: Rejection is only a step closer to success

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 05:58 GMT

Inspire.D platform was launched on the sidelines of the World Youth Forum in Sharm El Sheikh, to address stories about dreams, successes and achievements, as well as failures, with the aim of encouraging young people to achieve their dreams.

10 recommendations at closing ceremony of WYF 2019

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 05:28 GMT

During the closing ceremony, three representatives of youth participants presented a wrap-up of WYF 2019.

In pics: Sisi, world youth take part in peace marathon

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 01:13 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi expressed his happiness after participating in a peace marathon attended by youths from different countries.

Egypt to host next COMESA Summit: Kipyego Cheluget

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 05:31 GMT

Assistant Secretary General of COMESA Kipyego Cheluget on Monday said that President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has earlir accepted hosting the upcoming COMESA Summit in Egypt next year.

Entissar al-Sisi says discussed with youth family protection program

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 01:48 GMT

Entissar al-Sisi, spouse of the Egyptian president, said on Monday she exchanged with youth, on the sidelines of the World Youth Forum in Sharm El Sheikh, visions and ideas around a national initiative aiming to protect families.

I work as robot ambassador: Robot Sophia

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 12:32 GMT

Robot Sophia said that she is happy to attend the World Youth Forum, which is an important platform for young people

Egypt backs industrial development projects in Africa: UNIDO

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 12:31 GMT

Egypt has always backed the efforts and projects of industrial development in Africa, identified development gaps that should be treated, and worked to attract donors to back them, UNIDO director general said.

WYF is an opportunity to tackle comprehensive topics: Sisi

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 11:43 GMT

Sisi’s speech came during the session "Artificial Intelligence & Humans: Who is in Control?",

Youth discuss 12 important topics at WYF Monday

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 08:30 GMT

A total of 12 Sessions will be held at the second day of the World Youth Forum Monday in Sharm el-Sheikh.

Information Authority issues press release on media coverage of WYF

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 08:23 GMT

The General Information Authority issued a press release Sunday on the Arab and international media coverage of the World Youth Forum.

WYF participants praise Egypt's role in achieving security, stability in region

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 01:39 GMT

A number of world figures taking part in the World Youth Forum being held in Sharm El Sheikh have praised the role of Egypt in achieving security in the region.

Youth & Sports min. explains return of the fans in WYF

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 01:25 GMT

Dr. Ashraf Sobhi, Minister of Youth and Sports, said that the youth of the whole world are waiting for the World Youth Forum, which is held annually by Egypt, stressing that the organization of the forum has become an annual icon in Egypt and better organ

Palestinian president leaves Egypt after attending WYF

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 12:43 GMT

Sisi and Abbas discussed issues of mutual concern and agreed on establishing a stage for Egyptian-Palestinian strategic partnership which will be deeper and broader, and will include all vital fields between the two brotherly countries, Louh said.

UN official: Conflicts, climate change, terrorism cause hunger

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 12:32 GMT

“If we do not have food security, we will not have security at all." Peasley said.