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India shines in Egypt: President Sisi honors Indian leader for Women Empowerment

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

In a glittering closing ceremony of the week-long World Youth Forum (WYF) in Sharm El-Sheikh, of awarded Dr. of for her inspiring work in women empowerment as and global chairperson of (ALL) and Women Economic Forum (WEF). She is the very first recipient of the Presidential honor to any Indian.

WYF 2018 attracted 5,000 attendees from 160 countries including heads of states and opinion leaders and large delegations of youth, providing a vibrant and powerful platform to explore and engage with peace-loving and pro-development ideas, toward integrating civilizations and cultures.

Dr. said, "This is a great honor and international recognition for India's ethos of revering the feminine as supreme Shakti. This vision drives our movement of relentlessly connecting women worldwide everyday for our and opportunities with a spirit of sisterhood and self-belief."

Dr. Maya Morsy, of the National Council of Women, added that and are among the oldest civilizations and we are committed to gather our efforts to play a pivotal role in women and youth empowerment toward creating a better world for All.

Dr. is a Global Leader, Speaker, Educationist, Philanthropist, Spiritualist, Mentor, Author, She is the of in Ahmedabad, in Bangalore and in Ranchi in Dr. Arora is also the of BIOAYURVEDA, an organic health and wellness enterprise. She also leads ventures in hi-tech agriculture, organic farming and sustainable living.

Egypt will assume the presidency of the in 2019 and will also be hosting the Women Economic Forum, WEF 2020 with over 2000+ women coming together from 120+ countries, akin to the annual event held in India every year.

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First Published: Sat, November 10 2018. 13:10 IST