WINNERS OF FIRST VOICES OF FUTURE GENERATIONS  WRITING COMPETITION ANNOUNCED

WINNERS OF FIRST VOICES OF FUTURE GENERATIONS

HH Sheikha Hissa bint Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum awards children for their creativity and commitment to a more sustainable future The first winners of the Middle East edition of the Voices of Future Generations, the inspiring global writing competition for children, were announced today at a digital award ceremony streamed from the Zabeel Ladies Club, Dubai. The unique writing initiative, held under the patronage of UNESCO, was created to promote sustainability awareness and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The ceremony also marked the launch of…

UAE’s First Fully Awake Cochlear Implant Surgery Performed

Al Zahra Hospital Dubai carries out UAE’s first Cochlear Implant Surgery done under Local Anesthesia 80-Year-Old man regains his hearing after undergoing Cochlear Implant Surgery while fully awake Dubai 30 June 2020 – Internationally Renowned Consultant ENT Surgeon Dr. Jamal Kassouma carries out UAE’s first Cochlear Implant Surgery under local anesthesia. An 80-year-old man was able to follow his son in reciting Quran verses less than 5 hours after receiving Cochlear Implant Surgery. Mr. M. Marwan has struggled with hearing loss for over 30 years, while reaching complete deafness in…