H.H. Sheikh Mohamed honoured with humanitarian award

WAM

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has received the "2021 DIHAD International Personality Award for Humanitarian Relief".

The accolade was given by the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development (DIHAD) Conference and Exhibition's International Scientific Advisory Board (DISAB). 

It's in recognition of His Highness’s continuous support and dedicated efforts in reinforcing humanitarian aid internationally, and in appreciation of the UAE’s leading role in providing necessary medical supplies and relief for people around the world, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.

His Highness Lieutenant General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior received the award presented by Gerhard Putman-Cramer, Director of DIHAD International Scientific Advisory Board ‘DISAB’ on behalf of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed, on the sidelines of the ‘DIHAD’ conference in Dubai.

His Highness, accompanied by Sheikh Zayed bin Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, also met heads and representatives from official delegations and toured the parallel exhibition area.

The Deputy Prime Minister was briefed on the humanitarian and charitable institutions' work.

He also commended volunteers in the UAE's "Waterfalls" continuous online education project.

The initiative aims to deliver training for around one million humanitarian and healthcare workers, supporting the front-liners from the comfort of their homes or workplace via specialised webinars presented by experts.

 

 

More from UAE

  • H.H. Sheikh Hamdan appointed as UAE Deputy PM, Minister of Defence

    His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has announced the appointment of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, as Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, and UAE Minister of Defence.

  • H.H. Sheikh Abdullah appointed Deputy PM in cabinet reshuffle

    His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has appointed His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan as Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE alongside his continuing role as Minister of Foreign Affairs.

  • UAE condemns shooting at Trump rally

    The UAE has strongly condemned the shooting that targeted former US President Donald Trump, which led to his injury as well as the death of one person and injuries to others, and expressed its sincere sympathy over the incident.

  • RTA trials world's first 3D-printed abra

    Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is trialling the world's first electric abra manufactured using 3D printing technology, in collaboration with the private sector.