Noura Al Kaabi

UAE Wins Membership on the UNESCO's Executive Board

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 10:46am

HE Noura Al Kaabi said: "The UAE's appointment to the UNESCO's Executive Board reflects the wide acknowledgement of the country's prominent efforts in advancing initiatives in the fields of culture, science and education.

Key Points: 
  • HE Noura Al Kaabi said: "The UAE's appointment to the UNESCO's Executive Board reflects the wide acknowledgement of the country's prominent efforts in advancing initiatives in the fields of culture, science and education.
  • Over the next four years, the UAE will work alongside the other members states of the Executive Board towards a more efficient and effective UNESCO.
  • The UAE was founded in December 1971, and on 20 April 1972, it became a member of UNESCO.
  • In 2018, the UAE was ranked as the 6th top voluntary donor to UNESCO and currently holds membership on six UNESCO committees.

UAE and UNESCO Renew Partnership, Extending Efforts to Restore Historic Churches in Mosul

Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 1:56pm

ABU DHABI, UAE, Oct. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The UAE and UNESCO renewed their collaboration to the flagship initiative Revive the Spirit of Mosul, extending the partnership on restoration efforts in Mosul, Iraq.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, Oct. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The UAE and UNESCO renewed their collaboration to the flagship initiative Revive the Spirit of Mosul, extending the partnership on restoration efforts in Mosul, Iraq.
  • This agreement arises in line with the UAE championing 2019 as the Year of Tolerance, emphasising tolerance as a universal concept and a sustainable institutional endeavour.
  • Speaking at the signing, HE Noura Al Kaabi remarked: "We are honoured to sign this partnership with UNESCO and Iraq.
  • As we break ground in the reconstruction, UAE becomes the first country in the world to rebuild Christian churches in Iraq."

UAE and UNESCO Renew Partnership, Extending Efforts to Restore Historic Churches in Mosul

Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 1:54pm

ABU DHABI, UAE, Oct. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The UAE and UNESCO renewed their collaboration to the flagship initiative Revive the Spirit of Mosul, extending the partnership on restoration efforts in Mosul, Iraq.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, Oct. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The UAE and UNESCO renewed their collaboration to the flagship initiative Revive the Spirit of Mosul, extending the partnership on restoration efforts in Mosul, Iraq.
  • This agreement arises in line with the UAE championing 2019 as the Year of Tolerance, emphasising tolerance as a universal concept and a sustainable institutional endeavour.
  • Speaking at the signing, HE Noura Al Kaabi remarked: "We are honoured to sign this partnership with UNESCO and Iraq.
  • As we break ground in the reconstruction, UAE becomes the first country in the world to rebuild Christian churches in Iraq."