18/04/2018 Delegation headed by Sheikha Al-Zain Sabah Al-Naser Al-Sabah the Under Secretary of the Ministry of State for Youth Affairs of Kuwait attended the 4th Session of Islamic Conference of Youth and Sports Ministers.

 

Mr. Faisal Almutairi Deputy Head of Mission Counselor and Mr Bader Aladwani First Secretary and Consul of the Embassy of the State of Kuwait in Baku and the delegation members - Mr. Abdullah Fahad Alureyfan Head of the Administrative, Financial and Juridical Department of the Ministry, Mrs. Sarah Abdulaziz Alfares Observer of excellence and creativity in the Ministry and Hanan Alaudi Head of Sports Clubs Section of the Ministry have participated at the conference as well. 

The conference under the theme "Solidarity in Action for Youth Development", is co-organized by Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Youth and Sport, OIC, OIC Youth Forum and Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation.

The opening ceremony of the conference, Turkish Minister of Youth and Sport Osman Askin Bak headed the Presidency for next two coming years to Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan`s acting Minister of Youth and Sport Azad Rahimov provided an insight into Azerbaijan`s state youth policy. He said Azerbaijan will try to ensure landmark achievements in the fields of youth affairs and sport in the OIC region during its presidency of ICYSM.

The ICYSM discussed the status of youth in the OIC Member States, the activities of the Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation, the activities of the Sports Federation of the Islamic Solidarity Games and the Joint Action Plan for Youth. The ICYSM also discussed the international program of the Islamic Youth Capital and the implementation of the resolutions related to youth and sports by Member States in coordination with the OIC General Secretariat and the OIC institutions working in the field of youth and sports.