International Youth Day celebrated at N. Velidhoo where the UN secretary general’s special envoy for youth Ms Jayathuma Vikramanyaka was in participation.
In addition to this, the minister for youth and sports was also in attendance at the festivities. He along with Ms Jayathuma attended the events and participated in the functions held on the island to mark the International Youth Day.
They were warmly greeted and shown the utmost highest Maldivian hospitality on the island with traditional and cultural activities carried out in their honour.
Ms Jayathuma is on an official visit to the Maldives upon the invitation of the minister during the Ministers Responsible for Youth forum held in Lisbon.