iEARN Egypt STANDS was the opening ceremony of iEARN Egypt 2014 and the closing conference iEARN Egypt 2013 as well. It also celebrated iEARN Egypt continually supporting and advancing Egyptian youth and connecting them with their peers around the world for 15 years. The event was held on December 14th at one of the participating schools “Manaret Al-Farouq.” Despite the extreme cold weather, the event went smoothly and participation was high with over 150 students and teachers.
The LYR Ahmed E. Adam, and the project coordinator Ahmed Mamdouh welcomed participating student and teachers. The event included presentations for the projects that have been conducted by the participating schools last year. There were 10 projects in total in various subjects of developmental and environmental issues. And then there was a fun zone for the students with several team building activities. A special meeting was conducted for the attending teachers. The event was concluded with plans for the coming year including planning a good representation of iEARN Egypt in the next international conference in Argentina in July 2014.