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Alwaleed Philanthropies invests $5 million to Gavi’s INFUSE initiative to support the global fight for vaccines

Partnership will tackle immunisation challenges in urban areas through investment in innovation and technology Launched at the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7) Dubai: Alwaleed Philanthropies, chaired by HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz AlSaud, the global philanthropic foundation, has made a fresh commitment to preventing the spread of disease by investing a further US $5 million …

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Zain Group launches ‘WE ABLE’ initiative, aiming to be Disability Inclusive by 2022

Program is the brainchild of Zain Vice-Chairman and Group CEO, Bader Al-Kharafi embracing Zain’s highly impactful Diversity and Inclusion activities Committing to Equal Access to Opportunities for all WE ABLE coincides with Zain Group signing up to the International Labor Organization (ILO) Global Business and Disability Network Charter Initiative will provide more jobs and training for people with special needs …

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Egypt’s education ministry, Casio Middle East launch teachers training initiative

Egypt’s Ministry of Education and Casio Middle East announced on Sunday the launch of an initiative to train Egyptian teachers in Cairo on the latest technological trends in teaching mathematics. According to the initiative, 28,000 Egyptian teachers will be trained on the latest technological trends in mathematics presented by Casio in cooperation with the ministry of education and the Professional …

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World leaders unite under new initiative to provide quality education and training for young people

‘Generation Unlimited’ seeks to get every young person prepared for future employment by 2030 World leaders will launch a new partnership to get every young person into quality education, training or employment by 2030, next week at the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly. Generation Unlimited will tackle the global education and training crisis currently holding back millions of …

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Saudi Arabia reform push targets wealth fund doubling assets

Saudi Arabia presented ambitious plans for economic and social renewal before a host of A-list global investors on Wednesday, saying its main sovereign wealth fund wants to increase its financial clout to 1.5 trillion riyals ($400 billion) by 2020. The Public Investment Fund (PIF) announced the assets-under-management goal at a conference showcasing a programme to turn the strictly conservative country …

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DEWA’s Green Bill supports Smart Dubai Initiative

Over 97% of DEWA’s customers receive the electronic bill DEWA announced the initial launch of the Green Bill in July 2012 to enhance its efforts to protect the environment and promote sustainability. The Green Bill is an electronic version of the regular paper bill, which customers will receive through monthly emails. The service was launched, on an optional basis, in …

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wasl Asset Management Group Sponsors Dubai Cares’ “Volunteer Emirates” Initiative

As part of its ongoing commitment to CSR programs, wasl Asset Management Group has signed an agreement with Dubai Cares to support its ‘Volunteer Emirates’ initiative which aims to enrich the learning environment for students across non-profit schools in the United Arab Emirates. Tariq Al Gurg, Chief Executive Officer at Dubai Cares had visited wasl Group’s offices previously this month …

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DEWA organises Carbon Neutral initiative for Earth Hour

In cooperation with the Dubai Carbon Centre of Excellence (DCCE), Dubai Electricity and Water Authority ( DEWA ) has launched the Carbon Neutral initiative to neutralise all carbon emissions during Earth Hour. This will be achieved by adopting the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) across all DEWA projects based on the Kyoto protocol, which is directly linked to the United Nations …

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Kuwait Launches Initiative To Advance Food Security, Health And Education Development Across Africa

Kuwait today launched a major initiative to spur sustainable development across Africa with an annual prize recognizing the best research or development efforts in food security, health and education that contribute to significantly solving development challenges facing African nations. Named the ‘Al-Sumait Prizes’ after the late Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Sumait, a Kuwaiti physician who devoted his life towards helping the poor …

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Ministry of Environment and Water announces new phase of ‘Nakheelna’ Initiative

Decrease the infection percent of Red Palm Weevil to reach 1.5 percent with the end of 2017 UAE, The UAE, which is considered a leading country in the development of palm agriculture, has both economic and sentimental value for the palm tree sector. Its support for palm tree agriculture in the past has led to the industry’s remarkable growth. With …

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