Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, praised the UAE’s youth in their determination, to mark the International Youth Day. They said that the youth are the nation’s promising future.
“The UAE is a success story, whose champions are the youth. They are in the driver’s seat when it comes to development, in both the government and private sectors. With their spirit, we can always be number one,” said Sheikh Mohammed.
“The youth are our present and future hope. They are the UAE’s most valuable asset. Nations are built by developing the youth. We are proud that our youth have achieved tremendous successes, not only at home but also abroad. They have presented their success to the entire world,” he added.
“The UAE government has created the best model for youth empowerment. We have appointed a young minister, who, along with her team, is working for the youth. Youth circles were created in the cabinet, the ministries and other departments. Policies and platforms were established for the youth, to make their voices heard everywhere. Building the youth is a priority. The UAE’s future is in their hands, and with them, we do not only create a better future, but the better future,” he added.
Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed said, “A nation rises through the determination of its people and the energy of its youth. We are proud of the achievements of our youth in all fields.”
“We are confident that our youth, who adhere to their identity and values and believe in their own capabilities, will write an inspiring success story in the history of our nation,” he added.
“The secret of the UAE’s success story is one that empowers the youth to contribute to the nation’s development efforts, and provides them with the opportunity to show their loyalty and gratitude to their forefathers, who had left us a legacy of determination and giving,” he further added.