His Excellency Mr Hisham bin Mohammed Al-Jowder, Minister of Youth
& Sport Affairs participated in the event held at the World Youth Forum in
Sharm El Sheikh to celebrate the late Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, in
appreciation of his national and Arab stances, his clear and focused vision and
his wisdom as one of the world’s most influential leaders, and the historic
accomplishments that were achieved to his people and the whole nation.
The event also saw the presence of His Excellency Shaikh Rashid
bin Abdulrahman Al Khalifa, Ambassador of Bahrain to Egypt and Permanent
Representative to the Arab League, Assistant Undersecretary for Youth Affairs,
Mrs Eman Janahi, Shaikha Muneera bint Mohamed Al Khalifa, Director of Youth
Affairs, Mohamed Buali, Human Resources & Finance Manager, Tawfik Alsalhi,
Head of Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa’s Press Office.
His Excellency Mr Abdulfattah Al Sisi, President of the Arab State
of Egypt handed over the token of appreciation to His Highness Shaikh Hamed bin
Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of the Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s Court, in addition to a
commemorative honoring shield from the World Youth Forum for his great
achievements, noble values that he adopted and established in his people, his
role in establishing the federation, and his keenness to place the UAE among
the leading nations in the world.
The participating youth had announced, at the end of the ‘Model
Arab African Summit’ held in the presence of HE Egyptian President, its
recommendations to honour three historic personalities that brought tremendous
positive changes to their nations and countries, including: the late Shaikh
Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the late Nelson Mandella, and the late President
Mohammed Anwar Al-Sadat. A documentary movie was broadcast shedding light on
the story of these 3 leaders born in the same period and achieved many triumphs
for their countries.
The documentary focused on Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahayan, his
journey filled with giving, donating, inspiring a tolerance; he was a model of
an inspirational and generous leadership, who employed these qualities to serve
the causes of his country, people, and nation, with the aim to honour him
across the region and in the whole world.