Eritrean President’s wife hails efforts of Sheikha Fatima for humanitarian initiatives

May 12, 2010 – 02:58 –

WAM Abu Dhabi, May 12, 2010 (WAM) — Saba Hailu, Eritrean President’s Wife has hailed efforts of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Supreme Chairperson of the Family Development Foundation and Chairperson of the UAE General Women’s Union in supporting humanitarian initiatives, programs and projects.

During her meeting with a delegation of Zayed Giving Initiative led by its CEO Dr Adel Al Shamri, the first lady of Eritrea also commended efforts of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in the Western Region and Chairman of the UAE Red Crescent Authority in alleviating the suffering of patients in various countries around the world.

She also praised the role of Sheikha Fatima commending her support to various humanitarian projects not only in UAE and Eritrea, but allover the world.

Moreover, she highlighted the distinguished relations between the two countries laid by late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al-Nahyan, founder of the UAE and continued till now by President H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Excellency President Isaias Afewerki of Eritrea.

The Eritrean President’s Wife received ” Zayed Giving Initiative” Shield by Dr. Adel Al Shamri in recognition of her efforts to contribute to the success of the of the Mission of ” Zayed Giving Initiative” delegation in her country.

On the other hand, a cooperation agreement was signed in the presence of the Eritrean President’s Wife between “The Eritrean Ministry of Health” and ” The Giving Camapign “launched by H.H. Sheikh Hamdan.

The agreement was signed by Dr. Adel Al Shamri and H.E. Amna Nur Hussein, Eritrean Minister of Health.

For her part, the Eritrean Minister of Health praised the leading role of Sheikh Hamdan in the field of philanthropy.


Source: Emirates News Agency

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