Faraj Fund teamed up with Dubai Cares, a philanthropic organisation working to improve children’s access to quality primary education, to distribute 350 school kits for children of inmates from penal institutions and correctional facilities across the UAE.
Abu Dhabi’s Traffic and Patrols Directorate held a press conference on Tuesday to launch an awareness campaign titled “Be Road Safe,” during which it disclosed a plan to detect school bus “stop arm” offenders in co-ordination with the Department of Transport.
Ali Al Hosani, Director of Sharjah Private Education Authority, has called on the parents of the students affected by the closure of the ‘New Generation Private School’ to check with the authority as it would provide the students with study desks in schools of similar curriculum and equal tuition.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) organised, the “Healthy School Lunchbox” in Ajman. The event comes in the wake of launching the “Healthy School Lunchbox” programme by MoHAP’s Health Education and Promotion
Dubai Police have taken to their social media account to report an accident involving a schoolbus from Our Own English High School, in the Business Bay area in Dubai.
Rashid Hospital doctors provided high quality treatment for the 17 patients who were injured as a result of a car accident involving a school bus that took place on Monday in Dubai.
Next week heralds the start of the enviably long summer holiday for millions of children across the UK. For many, this marks the start of six weeks of fun, cultural enrichment and family holidays, but for around 3 million children, the summer holidays are a period of stress, food insecurity, hunger and malnourishment.
Nothing leaves us as vulnerable as adversity does. It leaves us with a set of eyes, which stops seeing reason and a mind that turns incorrigibly manipulative. That’s why the hardened criminal is constantly found prowling for those felled by adversity.
Every child knows if he is attacked by a bully in a schoolyard it helps to have buddies alongside him. All the more so for nation states: Military allies make attacks less likely and alliances of democracies strengthen their hands against despots.