Sultan stresses need for youth to study all aspects of society

His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has affirmed that the Sheikh Sultan Award for Celebrating the Spirit of Youth has significant aspects that serve the society and reflect the important role played by the youth, these being the major component for conserving the society and […]

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Jawaher Al Qasimi: Every child in the world deserves the best start in life; it can only be enabled by a good education

Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) and Eminent Advocate for Refugee Children at UNHCR, has called on governments and civil society organizations to treat the education of the low-income and crises affected communities as a priority. Her Highness noted that the protection of children’s dignity and […]

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Jawaher Al Qasimi Entrusts Sultan bin Ahmed with TBHF Humanitarian Envoy Title Again

Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah, Chairperson of The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) and Eminent Advocate for Refugee Children at (UNHCR), underscored that actors in the humanitarian sector need to be more than charitable and sympathetic; they must also be extremely passionate about human rights […]

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Sultan and Jawaher Al Qasimi Open Third Global NCD Alliance Forum in Sharjah

“More than 18 million cases of cancer were discovered in 2018 and we have lost 900,600 men and women to it. According to World Health Organization, there will be a 60 percent increase in cancer incidences in the next 20 years, with 81 percent cases surfacing in nations that have a lower level of socioeconomic […]

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Jawaher Al Qasimi Witnesses Opening of fifth Arab Women Sports Tournament

Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of Sharjah Women’s Sports (SWS), witnessed the opening ceremony of the fifth edition of Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST) on Sunday. A record number of 78 clubs from 18 Arab countries have participated in AWST 2020. The […]

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Ensuring child safety requires effective strategies: Jawaher Al Qasimi

A community’s advancement is measured by the extent to which it provides care to all segments of society, particularly children, said H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi on Saturday. “We must stand by [children], safeguard their rights and protect their consciousness, paving their way for a future that befits their dreams and society’s aspirations,” […]

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Jawaher Al Qasimi: When half the human race is left behind, the entire world is placed at an economic disadvantage

Inclusive and equitable economic growth can only be possible with women’s economic empowerment, Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of NAMA Women Advancement Establishment (NAMA), has stated ahead of the upcoming Women’s Economic Empowerment Global Summit (WEEGS 2019) in Sharjah. Ensuring women’s full […]

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Sharjah Ruler and Jawaher Al Qasimi: The emirate is a hub of investment in contemporary crafts; an incubator of Emirati heritage

His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, said that UNESCO’s selection of Sharjah as a ‘crafts and folk art’ city for the Creative Cities Network is a global endorsement of the emirate’s decades-long emphasis on bringing generations closer to their heritage and national identity, and carefully […]

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