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Abu Dhabi film plays its part to help Pakistan eradicate polio

Posted on 25/04/2015: 208 views.

World Immunization Week 2015 launched yesterday with a special event featuring the documentary, Every Last Child, a film about Polio in Pakistan. The special event, organized by the Permanent Mission of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations and the World Health Organization (WHO), included a High-Level Panel Discussion. Every Last Child, produced by Image Nation Abu Dhabi and directed by the award-winning filmmaker Tom Roberts, tells the dramatic story of five people impacted by Polio. ...  Read More


UAE participates in UNSC open debate on role of Youth in Countering Violent Extremism and Promoting Peace

Posted on 25/04/2015: 160 views.

NEW YORK: The UAE Permanent Representative to the UN, Lana Nusseibeh, participated in an open debate at the United Nations Security Council on the "Role of Youth in Countering Violent Extremism and Promoting Peace", on Thursday. In her statement to the council's session, which was chaired by H.H, ...  Read More

UAE reiterates support to UN efforts to build world based on principle of mutual respect

Posted on 25/04/2015: 168 views.

NEW YORK: The UAE has participated in high-level debate of the UN General Assembly, which was held under the theme "Promoting Tolerance and Reconciliation: Promotion of Comprehensive and Peaceful Societies and the Fighting Against Violent Extremism." Mohammed Ali Al Shamsi, deputy director of the ...  Read More

UAE participates in Afro-Asian conference in Jakarta

Posted on 25/04/2015: 174 views.

JAKARTA: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) took part in the Asia – Africa Conference which concluded yesterday and was attended by 29 heads of state and prime ministers, as well as representatives from 87 Asian and African countries and international organisations. Suhail bin Mohammed Faraj Faris Al ...  Read More

Youth get a first-hand experience on diplomacy at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Posted on 25/04/2015: 157 views.

The Directorate of Energy and Climate Change at the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has hosted participants of the Model IRENA which is a simulation exercise of the UAE-based International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) to inform them about the work of the Agency. The event which took place ...  Read More

Cityscape Abu Dhabi concludes on a high note as 81% of developers launch new projects at three day-show

Posted on 25/04/2015: 106 views.

With 81% of Abu Dhabi-based developers launching new projects at Cityscape Abu Dhabi this year, the UAE capital's largest property show concluded on a high on Thursday. The event was organised under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and ...  Read More

Masdar City begins construction on residential complex

Posted on 25/04/2015: 135 views.

Masdar City, Abu Dhabi's pioneering, sustainable city, announced construction has begun on a residential complex that advances the city's aim to be a leading hub of innovation where people live, work, learn and play. Dr Ahmad Belhoul, CEO of Masdar, said: "The start of construction of this ...  Read More

Google's Susan Pointer to lecture on "UAE public policy, new frontiers in government innovation, education and internet, Monday at ECSSR

Posted on 25/04/2015: 122 views.

Susan Pointer, Google Inc's Senior Director of Public Policy and Government Relations for Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Sub-Saharan Africa and Russia, will deliver a lecture titled "UAE Public Policy: New Frontiers in Government Innovation, Education and the Internet" on Monday at the Emirates ...  Read More

DEWA teams up with BMW to boost environmental sustainability

Posted on 25/04/2015: 124 views.

Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), President and Founder of WETEX, has met with Daniel Gamber, Head of Product Management at BMW Group and Leanne Blanckenberg, Corporate Communications Manager at BMW, at WETEX 2015 as part of efforts to boost ...  Read More

Ahmed bin Hamdan opens Al Gharbia Watersports Festival

Posted on 25/04/2015: 117 views.

Sheikh Ahmed bin Hamdan Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Emirates Kiteboarding Committee and the Emirates Sup and Surf Committee, on Thursday opened the seventh edition of Al Gharbia Watersports Festival under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in the Western ...  Read More