Environment and entrepreneurship workshop in the presence of his excellency the Minister of the Environment and the head of the Academy
The Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport organized a meeting entitled ′′ Entrepreneurship and Environmental Conservation ′′ for Arab Academy students on Sunday, February 21, 2021 via Zoom.
With presence and participation of:
- Her Excellency Dr. Yasmine Fouad, Minister of Environment.
- His Excellency Dr. Ismail Abdel Ghaffar Ismail Faraj, President of the Academy.
- Consultants and experts in different areas of environment.
The meeting’s agenda was how to support youth in setting up projects related to the environment, as well as how to provide the necessary training and funding for them.
Her Excellency, Minister of Environment, Dr. Yasmine Fouad, expressed her happiness with the participation of Academic students in the ′′ entrepreneurship and environmental conservation ′′ meeting , noting that the AAST is a race to organize and hold important seminars and conferences in addition to its great role in helping and training young people in the localities to deal with the solid waste system, many environmental files and research projects in cooperation with the Ministry.
At the beginning of his speech, His Excellency Dr. Ismail Abdel Ghaffar Ismail Faraj, President of the Academy, extended his great welcome to Her Excellency Dr. Yasmine Fouad, Minister of Environment and to the Gentlemen, attending the meeting, noting that the participation of Her Excellency confirms the extent of the interest given by the Arab Republic of Egypt in the field of environment and youth support.
The academy`s president added that the academy is keen to support the Egyptian and Arab youth in all scientific fields, including the environment file. Today`s meeting coincides with five years since the establishment of the Entrepreneurship Center in the Academy, which succeeded in delivering many achievements such as ′′ Egyptian Entrepreneurship Rally - Egyptian Pioneers Rally ′′ . His Excellency stated that the Academy is doing every effort to help support youth and that there are many research projects through which the Academy collaborates with the Ministry of Environment.