Sunday, September 19, 2021

Human Rights

UAE-EU Working Group on Human Rights stresses importance of strengthening cooperation in the field of human rights

The UAE-EU Working Group on Human Rights held its 10th meeting virtually on 9 June 2021. The meeting aimed to review important developments and exchange information and best practices in the field of human rights. During the meeting, a number of topic…

UAE: Prevention is Key to Combatting Conflict-Related Sexual Violence

The UAE called on Member States of the UN to tackle the root causes of conflict-related sexual violence, including structural gender inequality and harmful social norms at the UN Security Council. The UAE submitted a written statement for the Council’s…

Entertainment

Expo 2020 Dubai to welcome millions of international visitors safely and responsibly with enhanced entry measures

Amid renewed demand for international travel as Expo 2020 Dubai prepares to welcome millions of visitors to the largest global gathering since the start of the pandemic, organisers have announced enhanced entry measures to ensure a safe and exceptional…

Expo 2020 Dubai to welcome millions of international visitors safely and responsibly with enhanced entry measures

Amid renewed demand for international travel as Expo 2020 Dubai prepares to welcome millions of visitors to the largest global gathering since the start of the pandemic, organisers have announced enhanced entry measures to ensure a safe and exceptional…

Education

UAE, Israel convene their first joint virtual conference on R&D

Sarah bint Youssef Al Amiri, Minister of State for Advanced Technology, has called on the Israeli science and research circles to take advantage of the Expo 2020 Dubai platform to consolidate the presence and role of the Middle East countries on the gl…

President of Swiss Confederation receives UAE Minister of Education

President Guy Parmelin of the Swiss Confederation has praised the close and distinguished bilateral relations between the UAE and Switzerland at various levels, while welcoming Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi, UAE Minister of Education.In his remarks at…

Health Services

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed calls Brazilian President to check on his health

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, today called Jair Bolsonaro, President of Brazil, over the phone, to check on his health while wishing him a speedy recover…

UAE sends 100,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses to Philippines

The UAE dispatched an aircraft, which arrived in the Philippines’ capital of Manila today, carrying medical supplies, including 100,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses, as part of the UAE’s ongoing efforts to support countries in containing the COVID-19 pandemi…