He affirmed the important role of youth in shaping the future and shaping new trends and directions. Supporting young people and developing their capacities and skills are among the highest priorities of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, who once said: “Youth of today will shape our world of tomorrow. They are responsible for creating a better future for all.
Sheikh Hamdan said, “The presence of young leaders, innovators and entrepreneurs at the World Government Summit reflects their key role in shaping the future of our planet. Their insights enrich Summit discussions and generate new ideas that can help improve government systems and contribute to the goal of governments around the world to create a better future for humanity.
He noted that since its inception, the UAE has constantly introduced new initiatives and programs to empower young people.
During the meeting, Sheikh Hamdan said that since its launch, the World Government Summit has provided an integrated platform to empower young people and enhance their positive role in all vital sectors. “Young leaders play a central role in driving the process of positive change around the world. Their effective presence and manifest influence help enrich many sectors and create new opportunities for millions of people around the world.
WGS2022 brought together young leaders from across Dubai to participate in the “Forbes 30 Under 30 Forum”. The event provides a platform to foster dialogue, share experiences and ideas, and formulate a new vision for the future in line with the demands of vital forward-looking sectors including cutting-edge technologies, AI, advanced industries and renewable energies, among others.
The ‘Forbes Under 30 List’ includes a group of changemakers, innovators and young talents in key sectors and industries around the world. Selected from more than 15,000 nominees each year in 20 categories, the list includes young global leaders, business people and personalities under 30. The “Forbes Under 30” has become an annual platform and a global summit driven by ideas and ambitions. , and backed by governments, corporations and major brands around the world.