Abdullah bin Zayed attends 4th Tweeps Forum in Riyadh

RIYADH, 18th April 2016 (WAM) – H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation attended today the 4th Tweeps Forum, which was held in presence of HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Saudi Deputy Crown Prince, Second Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense.

The Forum was organised by the Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Foundation (MiSK Foundation), under the theme “Initiative creates the opportunity”.

The Forum was also attended by Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al khalifa, Bahraini Foreign Minister, sheikh Mohammed bin abdullah Al Mubarak al Sabah, Kuwaiti Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs, Adel Al Jubeir, Saudi Foreign Minister, and Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiya, Qatari Minister of State for Defence Affairs, who participated in the Forum’s main panel that tackled the impact of social media on the government officials’ interaction with the citizens.

Kinda Ibrahim, Director of Media Partnerships for the Middle East and North Africa at Twitter, spoke about twitter’s role in creating a cultural bond among different communities.

the Forum also discussed the young talents that have emerged through the social media and the youth contribution in the content, applications and messages.

MiSK Foundation is devoted to cultivating learning and leadership for the youth and providing different means of fostering talent, creative potential, and innovation in a healthy environment.

The Tweeps Forum gathers youth who are interested in social media with its pioneers to discuss most important topics and brainstorm the creative and positive ideas.

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