Minister: Youth programs prepared as part of Egypt’s AU presidency

Youth and Sports Minister Ashraf Sobhi said that his ministry prepared a package of youth and sports programs within the framework of Egypt’s chairmanship of the African Union (AU) in 2019.

The programs include activating cooperation protocols with African countries and implementing a number of projects in several fields, such as entrepreneurship and sports medicine, he noted.

The minister’s remarks came as he saw off 1,000 youths from 24 African countries before their visit to the Upper Egyptian city of Aswan to participate in the African forum of youth initiatives organized by the Youth and Sports Ministry under the rubric of “initiators”.

Source: State Information Service Egypt