Jawaher Al Qasimi:  We must all share the responsibility of educating women  around the world

جواهر القاسمي: علينا أن نحمل جميعاً هم تعليم المرأة حول العالم

Her Highness was speaking at a private virtual dialogue organized by UNHCR ahead of the unveiling of the overall winner of the 2020 UNHCR Nansen Refugee Award20 Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah, Eminent Advocate for Refugee Children at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), and Chairperson of The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) has called on the international community to make education of refugee girls a top priority. Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher was  addressing a private, all-women virtual…

Jawaher Al Qasimi announces AED4.4 million of ‘Ameera Fund’ grant

to fully equip two operation theatres in Peshawar cancer hospital Grant will support Peshawar’s Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital & Research Centre to provide surgical oncology services to patients for the first time 2,500 cancer patients to benefit annually By December 2020, two operation theatres will be outfitted with world-class equipment Following the directives of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah, Chairperson of The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), and Founder and Royal Patron of the Friends Of Cancer Patients (FOCP),…

Transforming a City… and the Lives of Millions

Saudi Arabia is investing in four major projects worth US$23 billion that will transform and enhance the lives of 7 million residents of its capital Riyadh. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia,  (AETOSWire): The city of Riyadh has embarked on an ambitious programme of urban planning and civil engineering announced by the government worth over US$23 billion that will transform the capital with four major projects into one of the most livable cities in the world. King Salman Park will be the largest city park in the world, covering an area of 13.4km²,…

Abu Dhabi Fund Earmarks Dh184m for Development Projects in Comoros

ADFD has allocated nearly AED253 Million for development projects in the education, healthcare, water, energy and infrastructure sectors since 1979 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -(AETOSWire): The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) today formalized a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of the Comoros, which stipulates that the ADFD will offer AED 184 million (US$50 million) to fund the Comorian government’s various development programs and projects. Comoros President Azali Assoumani attended the signing of the MoU, which was signed by Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director-General of the ADFD and H.E. Mr. Mohamed…