Abu Dhabi: The Arab Youth Centre, under the leadership of Sheikh Theyab bin Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has announced the members of the second edition of the ‘Young Arab Pioneers’ initiative on International Youth Day.
The members reflect honorably on Arab youth around the world through their accomplishments, leaving a positive mark in communities and fields such as scientific research, engineering, technology innovation, entrepreneurship, medicine, healthcare sciences, media, youth empowerment, and community development.
These achievements support the enhancement of Arab youth’s connection to the Arabic language and identity, good citizenship, and the reputation of Arab youth on various fronts.
The announcement was made during a ceremony organized by the Arab Youth Center in Abu Dhabi. The event was attended by Ms. Shamma bint Suhail Al Mazrui, Minister of Community Development and Vice Chairman of the Arab Youth Center, and Mr. Majid Al Nuaimi, responsible for youth leadership at the Ministry of Culture and Youth. Participants from various programs and initiatives of the center from across the Arab world were also present.
The list of Arab Youth Pioneers includes members from various Arab countries, including the UAE, Oman, Palestine, Tunisia, Morocco, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Jordan, and Syria. These individuals are distinguished by significant positive impacts on their societies.
In the field of scientific research, Ms. Alia Al Mansoori from the UAE is the youngest space researcher in the UAE and the world.
The list further includes Mr. Butti Al Muhairi from the UAE, who was elected President of the Arab Youth Council for Climate Change.