As per the new law, the committee specialisations are to include setting the general policies of social care in the emirate, classifications of individuals deprived of social care, defining the procedures dealing with these individuals, ensuring the rights of these individuals, and assigning foster families or entities that would take care of these individuals.
Launched on August 19, the ‘100 Good Deeds’ campaign will extend over a span of 100 days. The social challenge is open to all residents in the UAE and involves the undertaking of a good deed every day such as an act of kindness or compassion.
Co-chairing the event with Richard Charkin, founder of Mensch Publishing, the IPA President addressed the occasion of the IPA’s 125th anniversary as a major milestone to the publishers.
As a vital learning resource, books play a crucial role in nourishing children’s imagination, and developing language and critical thinking skills, said Bodour, while speaking at the session titled, “Closing the gap: Why access to books matters for children around the world.”
The Breastfeeding Friends Association of the Health Promotion Department at the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA) in Sharjah is celebrating the World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) 2021 from August 1 – 7, with an array of informative programmes designed to raise awareness about breastfeeding and address the importance of maintaining the physical and emotional health of both mother and child.
The IPA President was speaking at the 37th IBBY International Congress convened in Moscow, Russia, from September 10–12, which brought together members of different national sections of the International Board on Books.
During her two-year presidency of the International Publishers Association (IPA), Bodour Al Qasimi steered the ship of the publishing industry through the stormy seas of the coronavirus pandemic, putting it on an even keel.
Bodour Al Qasimi toured the exhibition, organised in partnership with DGR, and observed children gaining hands-on experience and deep insights into the artistic journey of Kahlo, an iconic figure in modern Mexican art.
Books are the best companion of children when it comes to building their future and enhancing their wisdom. The United Arab Emirates leadership always proves with action and leads from the front to build an educated, skilful and solid society. The educated society is the guarantee for the bright future of the country (“Bodour graces
Welcoming the delegation, President Al Qasimi praised the strong relationships and continuous communication between the two universities and the productive cooperation in various fields, including science, education, technology, and culture.