"We, at the Ministry of Tolerance
, express our pride at our partnership with the GWU and all organisations concerned with family development, motherhood and childhood, to promote the role of women in the areas of tolerance
, coexistence and social coexistence.
In his speech, Alamash stated that the Year of Tolerance
honours the legacy of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, as well as his values of moderation, openness and coexistence.
The first pillar of the initiative will be to deepen the values of tolerance
and co-existence among cultures and peoples by concentrating on teaching the youth on the values of tolerance
while the second seeks to solidify the UAE as the global capital for tolerance
"Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) is a strategic partner of the World Tolerance
Summit as part of the cooperation agreement signed by the Authority with the International Institute for Tolerance
, a part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives.
"The initiatives launched by RTA aiming to enhance the tolerance
values, are to dedicate this value on which the UAE society is based and received it as a legacy since the foundation of the state by the late Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan," said Rowdah Al Mehrizi, Director of Marketing and Corporate Communication, Corporate Administrative Support Services Sector, RTA.
The UAE has always championed the values of tolerance
and multiculturalism while rejecting discrimination and hatred by adopting nationwide programs in partnership with various local, regional and international bodies.
The head of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, was presented with a copy of the book by the UAE's Minister of Tolerance
, His Highness Sheikh Nahayan Mubarak Al Nahayan, as part of his three-day visit to the UAE -- the first Papal visit to the Arabian Gulf.
The Year of Tolerance
will focus on five main pillars, including teaching the youth values of tolerance
and solidifying UAE as the global capital of tolerance
"Instilling values of tolerance
carries on Sheikh Zayed's legacy and teachings," Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed affirmed, adding that it is one of the most important attributes that we can impact on our people and the global community to ensure the safety, stability and happiness of peoples across the world.
He also noted that the Tolerance
Festival organised by the Ministry last week has achieved its strategic objectives, foremost of which is to emphasise that the tolerance
principles in the UAE were instilled by the founding father the late Shaikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
Participants were asked to do a research work on the monument and its connections to tolerance
. Allthe works will be published on the OSCE website.
In his message on the International Tolerance
Day, he said that a peaceful society could be formed by promoting passion of tolerance
, patience and harmony at the grassroots level.
Bilawal said that tolerance
is an integrated part of Islamic teachings and the basis of world peace lies in tolerance
Summary: The International Institute for Tolerance
part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives has launched the World Tolerance
Summit to promote diversity through innovation.