President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi launched Sunday, the World Youth Forum in Sharm El-Sheikh, with the participation of more than 3000 youth from 46 countries. He expressed his dream for a world with no extremists.
During his speech in the opening of the forum, Al-Sisi said that “terrorism is violating the humanity and confronting terrorism is a human right.”
“Egypt is working to play its historic role in formulating a new vision for peace and stability,” he said. Al-Sisi also called on the youth to practice dialogue and coexistence based on objectivity.
The president expressed his pride of the Egyptian youth. He added that the Egyptian youth succeeded in furthering his vision and keeping his identity.
Arab and foreign leaders and representatives have arrived on Saturday to Sharm El-Sheikh to attend the forum, which is set to last till 10 November. It includes 64 sessions, and 222 speakers representing 46 countries.
The forum aims exchanging expertise in different fields, through discussing topics of youth global issues, sustainable development, technology, entrepreneurship, civilisations and culture, creating future leaders, and the Model United Nations (MUN).