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  • UN Envoy on Youth Takes Part in the World Economic Forum on the Middle-East and North Africa

    Mr Ahmad Alhendawi, the UN Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth attended the World Economic Forum, which took place from 24-26 April 2013, under the theme” Advancing Conditions for Growth and Resilience.” His participation was an opportunity to interact with political and business leaders and to discuss the strategies for youth economic empowerment.

    Ahmad Alhendawi with Joseph Stiglitz

    Ahmad Alhendawi with Joseph Stiglitz

     

    Mr. Alhendawi met with Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences Joseph Stiglitz. He also met with Her Royal Highness Queen Rania and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein Bin Abdullah, on the sidelines of the Forum. In addition, he met with Ms. Costanza Farina, Resident Coordinator of Jordan, and held a series of bilateral talks with high level participants.

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