Youth min. opens Arab-African forum for arts, sports for the disabled

Sports and Youth Minister Ashraf Sobhi opened the Arab-African forum for arts and sports for persons with disabilities under the slogan of “one goal … one dream.”

The event – from March 20 to March 27 – is held under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi.

Speaking at the opening ceremony of the forum Wednesday evening, Sobhi said the forum is meant to discover the talents of disabled persons and exchange expertise between Arab and African youths in innovation and creativity domains.

The forum falls within the framework of Egypt’s presidency of the African Union as well as its keenness to restore its pioneering role in Africa and promote cooperation with African countries, he said.

Source: State Information Service Egypt