A library in Brooklyn called the Greenpoint Library made a thousand origami colourful cranes with messages of love and hope written on them for victims and survivors of the pandemic.
This annual tribute is in line with His Highness’s leading efforts to enrich the emirate’s public libraries with high-quality and latest books and other knowledge resources for children and youth in the UAE.
The virtual platform’s offerings include courses in psychology of selling, youth leadership skills, teambuilding and motivation.
Kalimat Foundation, a UAE-based global non-profit, is marking five years of empowering disadvantaged and visually impaired children through books and literacy.
I’ve always been a storyteller. In fact, I knew at about six years old that I would one day be an author and illustrator. It was Syd Hoff and Shel Silverstein books that cemented that dream in my heart.
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) is launching the inaugural Hatta Used-Book Fair as part of the Dubai Public Library (DPL) summer camp, which will kick off on Monday and end on Aug.28.
The Chinese Consulate highlighted the historical relations between China and Arab countries, especially the UAE, noting the role of culture in strengthening their deep-rooted ties.
Digital tools of learning are indispensable to modern living, libraries provide both tangible and intangible benefits to society and continue to stay relevant in contemporary society.
The move is part of the UAEBBY's Kan Yama Kan initiative to provide quality books to displaced children living in areas with limited access to books.
'Today we launch a cultural and intellectual edifice for our new generations, through which we aim to promote reading, spread knowledge and support researchers and scientists ... Our goal is to illuminate the human mind,' Sheikh Mohammed said.