"I think it is interesting that now we have actually realised we can't talk about ourselves as being apart from nature. We have to realise how powerless we are in the face of nature."
Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) has launched the school team competition – Battle of the Books – to foster a youth reading culture and nurture a generation of passionate readers.
The first edition of the International Congress of Arabic Publishing and Creative Industries was launched on Sunday as part of the 31st Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF 2022) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).
The Sharjah Child Friendly Office (SCFO), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFO), has marked its first participation at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF 2022). The entity is showcasing its innovative strategies and programmes to strengthen the emirate’s status as a child- and family-friendly city to the book fair’s global audience.
Visitors to the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (ADIBF) will have the opportunity to view a valuable set of rare books and manuscripts that date back to ancient times.
“Dare to Dream” highlights how the vision and leadership of Sheikh Mohammed turned Dubai into a success story, a leading global hub for talent, and a place where they can find resources and opportunities to fulfil their dreams.
Sheikh Mohammed established a culture of proactive thinking in the midst of an Arab environment which, for decades, stopped dreaming of the best, says Barqawi.
The purchased books and materials will be distributed to school libraries across the UAE to support the publishing and education sectors by enriching libraries with useful reference works, supporting students of all levels to pursue knowledge and education.