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Tag Archives: Children

UNICEF and the Islamic Development Bank launch first global Muslim philanthropy fund for children

The Global Muslim Philanthropy Fund for Children (GMPFC) is the first fund focused on Muslim giving to be launched by a United Nations organization together with a Multilateral Development Bank (MDB). UNICEF and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) today launched an innovative fund that will open new opportunities for Muslim philanthropy to reach the millions of children currently in need …

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Jordan’s EdTech startup Little Thinking Minds aims to enhance the Arabic language of children in MENA and beyond

EdTech startups are as important as any other tech startups that are popping in the region – and since technology plays an important role in our lives, children are also inclined to use smart devices to be entertained. Therefore, it would only make sense if education also took a shift towards digitizing its content to encourage children, transforming it into …

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HP and Dubai Cares launch recycling campaign to provide children with access to education

HP contributes 5 Dhs to joint Reinvent Hope campaign for each ink cartridge recycled across the UAE Dubai: HP has launched a new campaign, in partnership with Dubai Cares, titled ‘Reinvent Hope’, which aims to provide vulnerable children and young people with access to quality education, while addressing the region’s growing e-waste challenges. Aligned with HP’s global ambition of enabling …

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77% of mothers in the UAE would choose to go back to work after having children according to a recent survey by Mums@Work

Mums@Work officially launches in the UAE giving mums the opportunity to revitalise their careers and connect with employers across the region. On average 77% of mothers in the UAE who have taken time out from their careers to have children, are keen to get back to work according to a recent survey conducted by Mums@Work in association with YouGov. Interestingly …

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Thuraya supports Dubai’s Information City’s “Educate a Child, Build a Nation” initiative in advocacy of computer literacy for children

Thuraya Telecommunications Company , a leading Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) operator today announced its support for Information City’s “Educate a Child, Build a Nation” initiative, which advocates computer literacy for children in the UAE. Ahmad Al Shareef, Vice President of Human Resources and Support Operations at Thuraya said, “We strongly believe in the “Educate a Child, Build a Nation” initiative …

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A Lesson from Children with Special Needs: Removing Boundaries in the Learning Environment

Technology proving to be a powerful tool for educating special needs students By the time we cross the threshold into 2020–just one year away from achieving Vision 2021–Alpen Capital predicts that 13.7 million students will be enrolled in schools across the Gulf region. With this said, educators and governments can expect to welcome three percent more children every year into …

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KFH launches a training program for Employees’ children

Kuwait – Kuwait Finance House ( KFH ) has launched a summer training program for employees’ children and a group of distinguished students nominated by the Public Authority of Minors Affairs aged 15-17. The training program aims at raising the children’s educational level in different areas that are tailored to meet their aspiration and contribute to develop their skills and …

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UAE Exchange partners UNICEF for underprivileged children

• UAE Exchange contributes AED 100,000 for the underprivileged children • Fourth consecutive year of association between UAE Exchange and UNICEF Dubai – The holy month of Ramadan inspires acts of kindness, good deeds and charity, and such deeds done during this month are considered to be very sacred. As children are the future of any society, helping children overcome …

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World’s leading Flying Eye Hospital lands in Qatar to highlight sight-saving work for children in poor communities

HRH The Countess of Wessex joins the ORBIS Flying Eye Hospital in Doha Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex from the United Kingdom, travelled to Doha this week onboard the ORBIS_Flying_Eye_Hospital to meet local medical specialists and ambassadors in Qatar. This builds on the success of last year’s inaugural visit of the unique training facility housed within a DC-10 …

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Children to Hit the Airwaves with 88.8 Marina FM in KidZania Kuwait

88.8 Marina FM opens up the exciting world of radio broadcasting to children KidZania Kuwait today welcomes 88.8 Marina FM, one of Kuwait’s leading radio stations, as the newest addition to its growing list of international, regional, and national marketing partners. Keeping in line with KidZania’s award-winning ‘edutainment’ concept, 88.8 Marina FM will sponsor the Radio Station establishment where children …

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