WYF launches ‘Book Challenge’ amid Corona self-isolation

Mon, 13 Apr 2020 - 03:45 GMT

The WYF launched “Book Challenge” initiative at the time people are self-isolated at homes amid fears of the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.

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

12 individuals awarded by President Sisi in WYF 2019

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 07:33 GMT

Also, four youth figures delivered speeches to present their views on human development mechanisms.

Sisi tackles several regional topics with foreign media

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 06:57 GMT

The Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi met on Sunday with representatives of foreign press institutions operating in Egypt

WYF 2019 discusses hate speech promotion on social media

Mon, 16 Dec 2019 - 02:18 GMT

The "Combating Extremism & Hate Speech on Digital Platforms"’ panel discussion examined the definition of hate speech and the different approaches to deal with it.

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.

Lebanese Defense Min. thanks Sisi for honset interest in Youths future

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 01:44 GMT

The Lebanese Minister of Defense further added that terrorism has no religion or nationality, and must be dealt with accordingly.

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.

Arab League Secretary-General strongly rejects "Arab Spring" term

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 01:22 GMT

“It should not be called a spring!” the Arab League Secretary-General immediately interrupted Abdel Hamid.

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.

Sisi calls for facing states funding terror, urges UN to update mechanisms

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 11:46 GMT

Sisi said terrorism harms the whole world and therefore, it is necessary to confront these countries that back terrorism and use it to achieve its interests and goals.

In Pics: First lady voices happiness over attending launch of WYF

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 09:59 GMT

Sisi's spouse felt happiness over attending the launch of the WYF amid thousands of world youths to resume a dream that has started two years ago.

Sisi attends WYF session on int'l peace, security Sunday

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 09:44 GMT

Sisi attended on Sunday a session as part of the World Youth Forum (WYF) tackling current challenges to international peace and security.

WFP’s director visits St. Catherine’s Monastery, hails security and beauty

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 02:58 GMT

The Executive Director of the UN World Food Program, David Paisley visited on Saturday Saint Catherine’s Monastery in South Sinai.

In pics: Flocks of WYF participants arrive at Cairo, Sharm el-Sheikh airports

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 02:30 GMT

Flocks of participants of the World Youth Forum continue to arrive at Cairo International Airport and Sharm el-Sheikh International Airport, coming from different parts around the world.

In Pics: Sisi takes bike tour in Sharm el-Sheikh on WYF sideline

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 12:14 GMT

Sisi went on a bike tour on Saturday in the Red Sea city of Sharm el Shiekh on the sideline of the World Youth Forum.

In Pics: MSMDEA holds exhibition of heritage products on WYF sideline

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 11:56 GMT

This exhibition comes in the context of interest in heritage and manual industries because of their cultural and economic importance.

WYF int'l platform brings youth of different nationalities closer: Official

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 10:08 GMT

The General Secretariat of the union appreciates the major importance Egypt attaches to the youth, their issues and priorities.

WYF LABS to inspire, empower young entrepreneurs

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 - 03:51 GMT

WYF LABS aims to inspire and empower young entrepreneurs to create strong startups that serve the sustainable development goals set by the United Nations.