A new Arab Youth Media initiative was launched at the 16th edition of the Arab Media Forum, to engage youth in a professional set up.

The initiative was launched under the directives of Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of UAE and Minister of Presidential Affairs and announced by Shamma Al Mazrui, the UAE Minister of State for Youth.

The initiative also calls for creating an Arab Youth Centre for the youth across 22 Arab countries, with the aim for the next generation of professionals to create a positive impact.