Egypt amb. in Malawi stressed on African youth empowerment
Wednesday، 11 December 2019 - 11:17 AM
Egyptian Ambassador to Malawi Hassan Shawqi has stressed the importance of honing skills of youth, noting it is a top priority of Egypt which currently chairs the African Union.
Egypt is seeking to increase the number of scholarships to African students at Egyptian universities with the aim to upgrade their skills, Shawqi said at a meeting with the chairman of the national youth council of Malawi on Wednesday 11/12/2019.
He also touched upon initiatives for training 10,000 African youth in the field of information technology and technical education.
The meeting took place before the departure of a Malawian delegation, who are taking part in the world youth forum due in the Egyptian Red Sea resort city of Sharm el Sheikh on December 14-17.