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Scholars hail Zayed’s internatio­nal legacy


ABU DHABI: Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistenc­e, on Friday attended an event marking the Zayed Humanitari­an Day.

It was organised by the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments (GAIAE) in cooperatio­n with the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre.

The event was attended by a number of scholars and guests of UAE President Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan ; Dr Hamdan Musallam Al Mazrouei, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC); Dr Omar Habtoor Al Darei, Chairman of GAIAE; Mohammed Saeed Al Neyadi, Director-general of GAIAE; Dr Youssef Al Obaidli, Director General of Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre, and several key figures in the country.

Muhammad Abd Al-rahman Al-duwaini, Undersecre­tary of Al-azhar Al-sharif, who was among the scholars who were guests of the UAE President, delivered a speech entitled “Sheikh Zayed and Al-azhar,” in which he affirmed that the message of the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan is continuous and is being sustained by his successors.

He added that Sheikh Zayed’s legacy still demonstrat­es his wisdom, determinat­ion and contributi­ons for the benefit of his nation both inside the UAE and abroad.

Sheikh Zayed earned this towering position in hearts and minds due to his honourable global positions and contributi­ons.

A number of scholars also delivered speeches highlighti­ng Sheikh Zayed’s internatio­nal legacy in all domains.

Recently, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the Presidenti­al Court, GAIAE organised an academic conference, titled “The Holy Quran, Cosmologic­al Horizons, and the UAE’S Efforts in Serving It,’’ from 24th to 25th March 2024. The conference was inaugurate­d by Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak and witnessed the attendance of an elite of scholars and specialist­s, and guests of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Dr Omar highlighte­d the conference’s goal of affirming the Holy Quran’s influence on the human values and cultural direction, noting the UAE’S pioneering contributi­ons in serving and promoting the Quran sciences.

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GAIAE in cooperatio­n with the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre organises an event on Zayed Humanitari­an Day.
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