The UAE will host Expo 2020!
  • Arabic
Supported by the UAE National Media Council
We are in the process of developing and improving our website, and we invite you to participate in our brief survey to measure the level of your satisfaction
Satisfaction Survey For UAE Interact Website
رغبة منا بالتعرف على مستوى رضاكم عن موقعنا وبهدف تطويره وتحسينه، فقد قمنا بتصميم استبيان سريع لقياس مدى الرضا عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة روعي في تصميم الاستبيان أن يكون قصيرا وسريعا كي لا نطيل عليكم، وعليه نرجو منكم التكرم باستكماله عن طريق الرابط التالي
استبيان رضا المتعاملين عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة

UNICEF willing to expand partnership with UAE: UNICEF chief

posted on 19/03/2017: 1252 views

Anthony Lake, Executive Director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), said his agency is willing to expand its partnership with the UAE, to realise the UAE leadership's aspirations for undertaking pioneering programmes for the welfare and wellbeing of children in the UAE.

Anthony Lake commended the efforts that are being exerted by H.H. Sheikha Fatma bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation, and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, for supporting children and women in the UAE and beyond.

Anthony Lake also thanked H.H. Sheikha Fatima for supporting the UNICEF resident office in the UAE and the organisation's programmes, especially in humanitarian affairs and natural disasters, during a meeting with Reem Al Falasi, Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, in Abu Dhabi on Saturday.

The meeting reviewed H.H. Sheikha Fatima's initiatives in the areas of development and advancement, and the empowerment of Emirati women since the GWU was founded in 1976.

Al Falasi welcomed co-operation with UNICEF in implementing joint strategic programmes to support children.


24 April 2017 UAE fully committed to UN's 'Every Woman Every Child Everywhere' initiative: official
19 March 2017 UAE Gender Balance Council concludes participation in UN’s ‘Commission on the Status of Women’ meetings
14 March 2017 UAE participates in 61st Commission on the Status of Women in New York
13 March 2017 UAE expresses concerns about human rights, notes OHCHR report
23 February 2017 UAE spares no efforts to protect and provide dignified life to children: Minister

Most Read