Al Sharq Youth Sixth International Conference titled “Unleashing Potentials” will take place on 13th and 14th of August 2022, in Istanbul, Türkiye at Pullman Istanbul Hotel.
The International Conference will provide a venue to discuss the unprecedented global risks we face like widespread youth disillusionment, disengagement from public affairs, and inclination towards populist narratives, due to the lack of trust in the existing economic, political, and social structures at a global scale.
The two-day conference will host more that 50 distinguished speakers through a variety of workshops, networking sessions & masterclasses; speakers include:
- Wadah Khanfar, President of Al Sharq Forum
- Dr. Mehmet Kasapoğlu, Türkiye Minister of Youth & Sports
- Dr. Comfort Ero, President & CEO of International Crisis Group
- Dr. Rouba Mhaissen, Founder & Director of SAWA for Development and Aid
- Chris Blauvelt, Founder & CEO of Launchgood & Patronicity
- Linda Sarsour, American Civil Rights Activists
- Hassan Aourid, Moroccan Thinker
- Nasser Yassin, Lebanese Minister of Environment
To know more about the conference visit: conference.sharqforum.org
Al Sharq Youth Rabat Hub held an online session with Mr. Adnan Herewi, entitled ”Youth, Civil society & Public Decision-Making in Morocco“
The session discussed why youth participation in civil society is important & What are the conditions needed to provide a good environment for meaningful participation in society?