Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Human Rights

UAE participates in government forum to combat human trafficking in Bahrain.

The UAE has participated in the ‘Government Forum to Combat Trafficking in Persons in the Middle East’ in Bahrain.The forum, held under the patronage of Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain in cooperation with the …

UAE concludes participation in Arab Human Rights Commission meeting.

The UAE has concluded its participation in the first periodic review of its report on the Arab Charter of Human Rights before the Arab Human Rights Commission Charter Committee. The two-day conference took place from October 14-15, 2019, at the Headqua…

Entertainment

NOOR AL HAWA, ALIGNEMENT, AL LUSAIL win Cups

Al Naif Racing’s MOLHEB AL NAIF (Amer x Kesbah) stayed true to his favourite tag when he galloped home to a fantastic victory in the LOSAIL CUP (PUREBRED ARABIANS) at the Al Rayyan Park on Thursday. The Gassim Mohammad Ghazali trained horse was pretty …

Qatar Racing Limited’s DESERT LION scores at Chelmsford

Qatar Racing Limited’s DESERT LION won the Bet totequadpot @totesport.com Handicap at Chelmsford, UK on Saturday 26 October 2019. The three-year-old bay gelding of LOPE DE VEGA did well enough to secure his second win of the season. While he was held u…

Education

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed chairs meeting of Education and Human Resources Council.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and President of the Education and Human Resources Council, chaired the meeting of the council, held at the Youth Centre in Abu Dhabi.During the meetin…

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan names Emirates Diplomatic Academy graduates ‘Ambassadors of Tolerance’.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Emirates Diplomatic Academy, EDA, attended the graduation ceremony of the 2019 batch of EDA students, held…

Health Services

UAE provides urgent food aid, medicines to families in Al Mocha, Yemen.

The UAE, through its humanitarian arm the Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, has provided urgent food and medical aid to the families affected by the Houthi shelling in the city of Al Mocha in Yemen.The ERC relief and medical teams rushed to Al Mocha in Taiz…

UAE renews commitment to eliminating preventable diseases.

The UAE has reiterated its commitment to eliminating preventable diseases which are affecting the very poor and vulnerable communities in the world, and to improving the health conditions for millions of children around the world.This came in a stateme…