Ajman CP participates in ‘We Walk Together’ initiative with people of determination

Wed 21-02-2018 15:54 PM

AJMAN, 21st February, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman, yesterday participated in the ‘We Walk Together’ initiative, a part of the Special Olympics, held for the first time at the Ajman Sports Park in Al Hamidiya.

Sheikh Ammar was accompanied by Hessa Essa Buhumaid, Minister of Community Development; Jameela Al Muheiri, Minister of State for Public Education; Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi; Dr. Saeed Saif Al Matroushi, Secretary-General of the Executive Council; Aisha Al Yateem, Member of the FNC, and Salem Abdullah Al Shamsi, Member of the FNC, as well as chairmen, directors of government departments, prominent leaders in the Ajman Government and hundreds of people from various segments of the community.

Sheikh Ammar praised the participation of the community in supporting people of determination.

He added that the people of the UAE were raised on unity and solidarity and are maintaining the values that promote the UAE’s position in various international events while stressing that the Special Olympics is a key platform for strengthening these social values and ethics.

He also highlighted the importance of supporting persons with disabilities in the country, who have the right to a decent life and complete integration while affirming that the UAE government is keen to achieve this goal through laws and initiatives the support complete integration and equal opportunities.

Sheikh Ammar noted that the initiative is an invitation to all members of the community and a message that sports can promote fun, cooperation, compassion and a healthy lifestyle for the community. “Therefore, we must all participate with people of determination in this initiative, which urges us to make sports a lifestyle, as volunteering is a value that reflects human giving,” he added.

He also highlighted the role of families and schools in teaching future generations to participate in sports.

WAM/Esraa Ismail/Nour Salman


Share This Post