Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
New member
Sign up for FREE
New customer
Discover our services
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

MarketScreener Homepage  >  News  >  Economy & Forex

News : Latest News
Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance Pro.CalendarSectors 
All NewsEconomyCurrencies & ForexEconomic EventsCryptocurrenciesCybersecurityPress Releases

G20 of Twenty Finance Ministers and Centra : Y20 Summit – Press Release

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
10/17/2020 | 03:45pm EDT

Y20 Summit Discusses Youth Empowerment, Future Fit, and Global Citizenship

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, October 17, 2020

The Youth (Y20) Summit was conducted virtually on October 15-17, 2020, concluding their activities for the year. The Summit was chaired by Mr. Othman Almoammar, Chair of the Y20 for 2020, Initiative Manager in Misk Foundation, and a member of Young Arab Leaders. The Summit was attended by delegates from more than 23 countries, representing the voice of youth. Discussions were focused on three main themes: Future Fit, Youth Empowerment, and Global Citizenship. These themes encompassed topics on inclusivity, youth leadership, post-COVID-19 opportunities, future skills, employment, entrepreneurship, multiculturalism, globalization, and sustainable recovery.

The Saudi G20 Sherpa, Dr. Fahad Almubarak, participated in the Y20 Summit, commending their role and perspective in enriching the G20 deliberations this year, and highlighting: "We believe that youth from around the world hold a very important role in forming not only their future but also the future of the planet. That's why we are keen on hearing Y20's recommendations for this year."

Following the conclusion of the Summit, the Saudi Minister of Education, Dr. Hamad Al-Sheikh, received the Y20's recommendations for this year, on behalf of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, and stated in his speech that: " "This year, the Saudi G20 Presidency made sure to have the Y20's recommendations heard through the various working group meetings to which you were invited. We have given exceptional attention to discussing policies related to youth, their education and their work protection, as they are the real energy of the future. Addressing the challenges facing young people and protecting their jobs, especially in light of current circumstances, remains at the forefront of the G20's priorities and efforts."

Given that youth represent a vital portion of the global population, the Y20 offers an influential space for young leaders to engage with the G20.

Further information about the Y20 can be found at https://youth20saudi.org/

Further information about the G20, including the Presidency Agenda and full program of events, can be found at www.g20.org

Media Enquiries: G20Media@saudisecretariat.gov.sa+966 11 829 6129

This is an excerpt of the original content. To continue reading it, access the original document here.

Disclaimer

G20 - Group of Twenty Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors published this content on 17 October 2020 and is solely responsible for the information contained therein. Distributed by Public, unedited and unaltered, on 17 October 2020 19:44:03 UTC


share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
Latest news "Economy & Forex"
05:52pGM plans investments to expand electric vehicle production
RE
05:50pMEG ENERGY : Announces Third Quarter of 2020 Results and Conference Call
PU
05:46pUK government extends price cap on energy bills to end of 2021
RE
05:41pConocoPhillips to buy Concho Resources for $9.7 billion in 2020's top shale deal
RE
05:28pCDC issues 'strong recommendation' for mask mandate on all U.S. airplanes, trains
RE
05:28pCdc issues new 'strong recommendation' for all u.s. airplane, train passengers and employees to wear masks to prevent spread of covid-19
RE
05:27pUtilities Down On Defensive Bias -- Utilities Roundup
DJ
05:25pCommunications Services Down As Stalled Stimulus Talks Weigh On Consumer Prospects -- Communications Services Roundup
DJ
05:21pTech Down As Stimulus Nerves Offset Deal Activity -- Tech Roundup
DJ
05:20pIndian developer RMZ sells real estate assets to Canada's Brookfield for $2 billion
RE
Latest news "Economy & Forex"