The Secretary-General of AAYC Eng.Huzyfa Elhassan, participated in the World Conference of Ministers responsible for youth and Youth Forum, 21 held in the Portuguese capital of Lisbon from 21 to 23 June 2019. Under the auspices of the Portuguese Government and the Portuguese Youth Council, Youth organizations and councils. The agenda of the conference included 17 goals that world leaders agreed to achieve by 2030 to improve human life.
“This new generation faces enormous challenges,” UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterich said at the end of the conference. “Five young people are not working, studying or training. One quarter of them are affected by violence or conflict. Millions of girls are mothers, in childhood.
The United Nations Youth Envoy, Ms. Giatma and Keramanayake read out the final communiqué and declared the Conference.
It is worth mentioning that the participation of the Secretary General of ِِAAYC in the conference represented a great opportunity to introduce the Council and coordinate with many organizations and youth councils around the world.