Youth Participation in Official delegations Policy

In February 2020, the UAE approved the Youth participation in Official delegations’ policy, a first of its kind in the world, which ensures and enhances the representation of young employees in all UAE official delegations.


  1. Building leader in the diplomatic field 
  2. Adding a Youth Lense in the UAE’s international delegations
  3. Activating UAE Youth’s role on a global scale
  4. Designing a framework that supports youth representation
  5. Showcasing UAE Youth’s character on the international scene
  6. To promote the UAE as a soft power and showcase the government’s youth engagement approach


All Ministries and Federal Government entities will commit to:

  1. Ensuring the representation of youth employees (aged below 35) in the entity’s official delegations.
  2. Taking into consideration the specialization, experience and gender balance in choosing the young delegation participants