Shamma bint Suhail Al Mazrouei, Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Vice President of the Arab Youth Center (AYC) said that government institutions have a duty to provide youth with skills and opportunities to become drivers of sustainable human, economic and governmental development.

Speaking today during the ‘Power of the Youth: The Multiplier Effect’ session, held as part of the inaugural Arab Meeting for Young Leaders, at the World Government Summit (WGS2022), Al Mazrouei said, “When we are confident and driven by our belief in the youth, we can make a great impact.

“Our mission today and every day is to always have their best interests in mind, to preserve the sparkle in their eyes, and invest for their benefit and the benefit of our countries.”

During her opening remarks at the Arab Meeting for Young Leaders, held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs and President of AYC, Al Mazrouei said that the energy, vision, and ambition of WGS is young in nature.