The Youth Committee was established by virtue of Resolution No. (3) of 2017 as an advisory committee to HE the Minister of Culture and Sports, with the aim of providing advice to the Minister on matters that would improve the cultural, youth and sports work in the State, and promoting a culture of dialogue on concepts, systems and practices in the fields of culture, youth and sports, achieving the objectives of the Ministry’s strategy. The Committee was inaugurated by HE Salah bin Ghanim Al Ali, Minister of Culture and Sports during the events of the First Qatari Youth Forum, organized by the Youth Affairs Department at the Ministry of Culture and Sports, which currently consists of 20 young members who are elected every two years by the General Committee, and its statute was amended so that the new cycle would include only 7 members instead of 20 members.