PRCA MENA appoints Khaled AlShehhi to board of directors

خالد الشحي ينضم إلى مجلس إدارة جمعية العلاقات العامة والاتصالات

The Public Relations and Communications Association MENA is proud to announce the assession of Khaled AlShehhi to its board. He is currently the Executive Director of Digital Communication at the UAE Government Media Office – UAE Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and the marketing director at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives. AlShehhi has managed the development and execution of the communication strategies of numerous nation-building projects, including the Emirates Nation Brand – Impossible Is Possible, The Emirates Mars Mission probe launch and Mars Orbit Insertion, The World’s Tallest…

Dubai Culture its public libraries contain array of diverse content and programme of activities and events

“دبي للثقافة” تؤكد على احتضان مكتباتها العامة

During a virtual workshop on the experience of reading in public libraries, held during National Reading Month Dubai Culture affirms its public libraries contain array of diverse, rich content and programme of activities and events Discussing the role of public libraries in promoting reading and Presenting rich platforms to discover, nurture and hone literary and artistic talents. Emphasising the keenness of Dubai Public Libraries’ team to prepare rich cultural and knowledge content for the public. Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) participated in a virtual workshop organised by Abu…

winners of Noon Arts Award 2021 announced in virtual ceremony

الفائزات بجائزة “نون للفنون” افتراضياً

Celebrating the arts: winners of Noon Arts Award 2021 announced in virtual ceremony The winners of the prestigious Noon Arts Award have been presented with their prizes, during an online awards ceremony posted on the YouTube channel of Sharjah Ladies Club under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of the Ruler of Sharjah, and Chairperson of Sharjah Ladies Club. Her Highness delivered the opening speech praising the creativity of all the participates and encouraging them to continue to express themselves through the arts. The…

EEG calls on those wishing to participate in the National Action Programme to quickly register

Emirates Environmental Group launches its Annual Aluminium Can Collection Day – February 25 2021 The Emirates Environmental Group announced the launch of the 25th cycle of the annual Aluminium Cans Collection Campaign that is scheduled to take place on February 25 nationwide, taking the COVID-19 pandemic into consideration, the group has arranged for the collection of materials from all the Emirates, as for Dubai EEG will be present in several places to receive participants and their collections of Aluminium Cans, namely the Al Mamzar Park, The Zabeel Park and the…

New Treatment Options for Diabetes Explored Through a Webinar Hosted By IFM and Worldwide Diabetes

خيارات جديدة لعلاج مرض السكري

58.4 million people in the MENA region are affected by diabetes International Family Medicine Conference & Exhibition (IFM), a specialty medical gathering dedicated to family medicine and general practitioners, has announced its partnership with the Worldwide Initiative for Diabetes Education (Worldwide Diabetes), a non-profit foundation that provides education and information for healthcare providers in a variety of formats and settings on a global scale, for a webinar targeted towards the healthcare professionals of the GCC. The webinar which will take place on the 27th of January 2021 will focus on…

TBHF responds to unprecedented humanitarian challenges in 2020  with 39 projects that touch over 803,000 lives in 15 countries

فين الع

The Big Heart Foundation infused AED 39 million in projects that impacted 7 vital sectors Mariam Al Hamadi: The Foundation continues to boost its readiness to fulfill its duties in overcoming humanitarian challenges being encountered globally. TBHF’s projects focused on healthcare, education, infrastructure, offering protection, improving livelihoods and fulfilling basic needs, in addition to emergency aid and relief. SIARA 2020 honoured unique humanitarian interventions geared towards advancing psychosocial wellbeing of refugees. In a tumultuous year marked by economic and social upheavals worldwide as nations battled the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, and…

Sharjah Business Women Council’s 2020 programming builds a future skills framework for UAE businesswomen 

“سيدات أعمال الشارقة” يعزز مهارات اقتصاد المستقبل

SBWC was quick to adapt its agenda to Covid-19 induced challenges, empowering members with new knowledge and skills that helped them ensure business continuity The year 2020 saw Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC) – a NAMA Women Advancement Establishment (NAMA) affiliate – navigating challenges imposed by the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic with agility, guiding its membership of 2,000-plus businesswomen to hold their ground and continue to grow in their respective market sectors. Responding to the rapid changes in the global economy and shifting consumer behavior, SBWC also deployed digital transformation strategies…

The Big Heart Foundation pledges AED 1.15 million  to support healthcare and education initiatives in Egypt  

Two humanitarian projects are being executed in partnership with non-profit entities based in Egypt Mariam Al Hamadi: TBHF seeks to empower beneficiaries and engage with communities to target efforts and resources to better address the needs of children The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a Sharjah-based global humanitarian organisation dedicated to helping people in need worldwide, is funding two humanitarian projects in Egypt in a bid to create more opportunities in education and to support the healthcare services of a charitable children’s hospital. Under the directives of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher…

House of Wisdom is a Model for Future Communities

House of Wisdom is a Model for Future Communities

Jawaher Al Qasimi: House of Wisdom is a Model for Future Communities Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Al Qasimi hails Sharjah’s new cultural edifice during her visit to the newly opened House of Wisdom Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, said that the newly inaugurated House of Wisdom (HoW) – an iconic architectural marvel and Sharjah’s new cultural edifice, marks the opening of a new chapter that contributes to strengthening links between…

CSD responds to COVID-19 challenges with 85 virtual activities targeting 12,700 children and families

CSD responds to COVID-19 challenges

the Child Safety Department in Sharjah raised awareness of COVID-19 and other safety issues through virtual workshops, campaigns, and other activities “2020 has been the year of changemakers, inspiring a culture of solidarity and sharing across continents. This was evident in the UAE, where the government’s large-scale, coordinated and comprehensive rapid response to manage the COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in a more resilient future for all its people,” said Hanadi Saleh Al Yafei, Director of the Child Safety Department, an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah.…