Sunday, June 20, 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

Monumental Sports & Entertainment, UAE Announce Global Esports Partnership.

Monumental Sports & Entertainment and the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Washington, D.C. have announced a partnership focused on the growth and inclusivity of esports on a global level. Built on a shared passion for gaming, this partnership en…

Hassan Ali Hassan Al Matwi’s RAQEE wins Al Thakhira Cup thriller

Hassan Ali Hassan Al Matwi’s RAQEE (Mared Al Sahra x Cath) was back in the winner’s circle within a year of his previous victory with the 6yo topping the AL THAKHIRA CUP (LOCAL PUREBRED ARABIANS) at the dirt track at Al Rayyan Park on Wednesday. In the…

Education

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed receives student delegation from National Defence College

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has received, at the Ministry’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi, a delegation of National Defence College students in the presence of Major General Staff Aqa…

Al-Daini Calls On The Parliamentary Forces To Tell The People What Was Approved In The Budget

Diyala Governorate MP Nahida Al-Daini confirmed that the budget law abused the rights of free lecturers, except for limited classes. She told the correspondent of the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / today that the budget law did not include the clause of converting lecturers into contracts as heard in the media. We are […]

Health Services

UAE dispatches shipment of COVID-19 vaccines to Belarus

The UAE – through its humanitarian arm, the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) – on Tuesday sent a plane carrying 11,000 doses of a COVID-19 vaccine to the Republic of Belarus in a bid to support its efforts in combating the pandemic.The medical aid shipment …

UAE sends 960 tonnes of urgent food, medical supplies to Gaza Strip

The UAE, through its humanitarian arm, the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), sent today 960 tonnes of urgent medical and food items to alleviate the humanitarian repercussions for about 20,000 families in the Gaza Strip.Implementing the directives of the Em…