The UAE will host Expo 2020!
  • Arabic
Supported by the UAE National Media Council
We are in the process of developing and improving our website, and we invite you to participate in our brief survey to measure the level of your satisfaction
Satisfaction Survey For UAE Interact Website
رغبة منا بالتعرف على مستوى رضاكم عن موقعنا وبهدف تطويره وتحسينه، فقد قمنا بتصميم استبيان سريع لقياس مدى الرضا عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة روعي في تصميم الاستبيان أن يكون قصيرا وسريعا كي لا نطيل عليكم، وعليه نرجو منكم التكرم باستكماله عن طريق الرابط التالي
استبيان رضا المتعاملين عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة

Senegal's President praises UAE's humanitarian initiatives across the world

posted on 04/10/2016: 1141 views

Noor Dubai Foundation, a Dubai based non-governmental organisation (NGO) active in prevention of avoidable causes of blindness will set up a mobile eye camp in the Capital of Senegal, Dakar, in December this year.

The team will provide eye preventive and treatment services for those who suffer from eye disease in Senegal, which account to approximately 500,000 people.

President of Senegal Macky Sall has lauded the humanitarian initiatives of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) across the world regardless of the various cultures, ethnicities and nationalities.

Sall also praised the massive development in the UAE thanks to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

While meeting with the Noor Dubai Foundation delegation at the end of its humanitarian tour in Senegal, the Senegalese President noted that Noor Dubai's initiative at combatting blindness in the world, and provision of the appropriate medical treatment and services for the underprivileged.

In the presence of Mohammed Salim Al Rashidi, Ambassador of the UAE to Senegal, he also said that the delegation's visit to Senegal is a proof of the UAE's willingness to provide assistance to visually disabled patients.

Dr. Manal Taryam, CEO of Noor Dubai and member of the Board of Trustees at Noor Dubai Foundation presented the translated copies of "Flashes of Thoughts' and 'My Vision,' of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed for the Senegalese President, in the presence of Mahmoud Al Marzouki, Board member of Noor Dubai Foundation and the accompanying delegation.

Taryam thanked Sall and Senegal's first lady for inviting them to the country. (Emirates News Agency, WAM)


29 June 2017 Six million beneficiaries from Zayed Giving medical caravans
29 June 2017 Emirates Red Crescent delivers relief aid to underprivileged families in Hadramaut Valley
28 June 2017 UAE youth record 5,000 hours of volunteering during Ramadan
28 June 2017 Over 34,000 children benefit from ERC Eid clothes project
22 June 2017 UAE offers ten ambulances to WHO Country Office in Yemen

Most Read