Celebration of the International Youth Day 2015 in Egypt

When, local time: 
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 -
12:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 
Egypt, Cairo
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Reem Kassem (Email: info@agoraorganization.org)

For celebration of the International Youth Day, UNESCO Cairo Office organizes in cooperation with the Ministry of Higher Education three capacity building workshops addressing young Egyptian men and women followed by a popular culture performance “Nights of El Warsha” by El Warsha company and others on 12 August 2015 at El Sawy Culturewheel in Zamalek, Cairo.
Workshops and the performance are free admission however registration is required.
Contact information: info@agoraorganization.org

UNESCO supports capacity building of young men and women to engage as valued social actors for sustainable development. In this context, UNESCO Cairo Office will celebrate the International Youth Day on 12 August 2015 at El Sawy Culturewheel in cooperation with the Ministry of Higher Education through organizing workshops, popular culture performance and handcraft exhibition. They are free admission however registration is required.

Three workshops moderated by Agora Art and Culture features Photography, Storytelling and Script writing addressing young Egyptian people (18 to 25 years old) for maximum 20 participants each. Interested people shall contact at info@agoraorganization.org to fill in the application. Deadline is at 12:00, 5 August.

These one day workshops take place on 12 August at El Sawy Culturewheel in Cairo. Participants in the workshops will reflect on the social issues surrounding them such as gender equality, poverty, disabled or marginalized population and social justice through learning artistic expression.

The celebration will start at 18:00 with opening remarks by the Minister of Higher Education and the Director of UNESCO Cairo Office, followed by the presentation of the workshops.

At 19:00, a performance of El Warsha company “Nights of El Warsha” will start which is composed of traditional music, storytelling, singing and the stick fight dancing.
Free tickets can be collected at the El Sawy Culturewheel in Zamalek, Cairo for limited 500 seats.