Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Environment & Nature(Government, Legal & Humanity)
Filter PR by
  
Dubai Culture Launches ‘My Environment My Responsibility' Initiative in Hatta
 
Dubai Culture Launches ‘My Environment My Responsibility' Initiative in Hatta
  • Initiative launched in line with the ‘Year of Zayed 2018’ 
  • Installing a volunteer corner to support the ‘Day for Dubai’ initiative 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14 February 2018:   In line with the values of the UAE’s 'Year of Zayed 2018', the Corporate Social Responsibility Team at Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate’s dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has launched the ‘My Environment, My Responsibility’ initiative in Hatta.

The initiative took place on 1st February and reflected the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan’s interest in preserving and maintaining our world for future generations, as well as his efforts to balance development with the environment.  

The initiative was part of an integrated programme that serves to protect Hatta’s environment and support the Hatta Development Plan. The programme targeted senior officials from Dubai Culture and other government and private sector leaders, aiming to promote the concept of volunteerism and its role in building a society that believes in community responsibility as a way of life. This supports the UAE leadership’s mission to spread happiness across the community.
 

The officials started by signing in at a volunteer corner, which was placed in in the Hatta public library to support the ‘Day for Dubai’ initiative launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Crown Prince, Chairman of the Executive Council of Dubai.  The corner was open to the public, students and people with determination with an opportunity to participate. 
 
The event was led by Saeed Al  Nabouda, Acting Director General of Dubai Culture, and attended by a number of government and private senior officials. The participants planted trees in the Suhaila area and also cleaned the hill area of Hatta.
 
The programme also included a traditional tour of the Hatta Heritage Village and concluded with a ceremony where the participants were honoured and thanked for their help by Dubai Municipality and Watani Al Emarat Foundation; private companies including Al Futtaim Group and Sheikha Maitha Bint Rashid Al Maktoum Centre for special needs; and students from the Rashid bin Said School in Hatta.
 
Saeed Al Nabouda, Acting Director General of Dubai Culture commented: 'Dubai Culture regularly launches initiatives and events across Dubai to promote social responsibility. This is aligned with the directives of our leadership and initiatives such as ‘Day for Dubai’, which aims to strengthen the spirit of volunteerism among community members and spread the values of the ‘Year of Zayed 2018’. By encouraging the community to participate in the programmes and events launched by our Corporate Social Responsibility Team, we are sharing the values of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, may God bless him.”
 
Dubai Culture invited all segments of the community to participate in World Volunteering Day in cooperation with the Community Development Authority and the Al-Futtaim Group, and to register at the Dubai Volunteer Platform in Dubai Festival City last December. The platform received 83 volunteers and provided opportunities to volunteer for various events hosted in the Emirate.
 
Dubai Culture aims to enhance Dubai’s cultural scene and draw attention to the Emirate’s rich heritage with a variety of initiatives that take place throughout the year. The Authority’s mandate is to build bridges of constructive dialogue between different civilisations and cultures through enriching initiatives that benefit the Emirate’s citizens, residents and visitors.
 

 


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 3916 times
PR Category : Government, Legal & Humanity
Posted on : Wednesday, February 14, 2018  3:10:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Ministry of Climate Change and Environment and Majid Al Futt...
Next Story : Ministry of Climate Change and Environment and Dubai Land De...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Robinsons Honored for Outstanding Store Design [9748-Views]
Safilo Group Reveals Its Spring/ Summer 2018 Collection [7247-Views]
Bridal Glow is Skin Deep: Tips for every bride-to-be in 2018 [7247-Views]
Optim-Eyes Lashes & Brows with Filorga [6539-Views]
Redefining the Skin Clinic Experience. #allnewkaya opens in Muscat City Centre! [6509-Views]
Mealtop, Introducing a Whole New Dessert Experience [6442-Views]
Catch Some Zzz's in the IKEA Nap Truck [6301-Views]
NEZO launches new identity to guide consumers in selecting the best salt for their culinar... [5642-Views]
South African artisans of fine leather products look to make big impression at Leatherworl... [5307-Views]
Dual Investments Brand LE66 to Relocate from City Walk to New Dubai Location in 2018 [5142-Views]
Global Expansion in sight for ICONS© Coffee Couture [5057-Views]
Raymond Weil's Freelancer Ladies [4959-Views]
Tag Heuer Carrera Heuer 02 [4862-Views]
Do You Feel Sleep Deprived? Nearly Half of UAE Would Give Up Social Media for an Extra Hou... [4764-Views]
Al Ghurair Foundation for Education Event on ‘Graduating Work Ready Youth' Unveils Researc... [4666-Views]
15,000 participate in the Dubai Cares' annual Walk for Education 2018 in support of childr... [4325-Views]
DAMAC Properties deliveries surpass 20,000 unit milestone as it reports net profit of AED ... [4233-Views]
Al Qattara Investments reveals expansion plans for Al Ain [4172-Views]
Dealing with Diabetes: What German Medical Center's doctors say about the incurable diseas... [4124-Views]
Indian FMCG Conglomerate Hamdard Laboratories brings “The Drink of India” - RoohAfza to UA... [3989-Views]
Jaguar Land Rover Awarded as Company of the Year [3934-Views]
Galderma's “Leave Your Mark” Mobile Clinic heightens awareness of skin diseases amongst yo... [3928-Views]
Dubai Culture Launches ‘My Environment My Responsibility' Initiative in Hatta [3910-Views]
Name of New High-sided Vehicle to Be Rolls-royce Cullinan [3800-Views]
Middle East Fuji LLC exhibits the Gold medalist of Japanese branded “Kobe Beef” at Gulf Fo... [3788-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories