Sisi inaugurates 6th National Youth Conference
Saturday، 28 July 2018 - 11:54 AM
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi inaugurated on Saturday 28/07/2018 the sixth National Youth Conference at Cairo University.
The conference is attended by 3,000 persons representing university students, public figures, lawmakers and senior State officials.
Present at the event are also Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli, Speaker of the House of Representatives Ali Abdel Aal, Minister of Higher Education Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, Minister of Defense Mohamed Zaki and Presidential Aide for National and Strategic Projects Sherif Ismail.
The first day of the conference will feature two sessions, dubbed "Egyptian Person Building Strategy" and "Education Development Strategy."
The sixth National Youth Conference, the first in President Abdel Fattah El Sisi’s second term, will be held for two days and is set to include seven sessions, presidential spokesman Bassam Rady said in a statement.
The “Egyptian Person Building Strategy” session will touch on the State’s efforts in this regard, while reviewing the youth’s vision on how to build the Egyptian person at the social, cultural and educational levels as well as in the fields of health and sports.
The “Education Development Strategy” session is scheduled to touch on the State’s vision to apply a new education system and the challenges facing it, the spokesman said.
During this session, the minister of education will answer all questions about the new system, he noted.
Verses of the Holy Quran were recited at the beginning of the conference.
A documentary entitled “Scholars” was also played. It featured some Egyptian influential figures, such as Huda Shaarawi, who played a great role in empowering women.
The documentary also pointed out to Lotfia Elnadi, who was the first African and Arab woman pilot in addition to Nabawiyya Musa, one of the key figures who led women's liberation movement.