Dubai, UAE: HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) received a Shield of Honour from the Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Awards for Childhood Creativity, launched by Dubai’s Women Association. This is in recognition of DEWA’s support as a strategic sponsor.
Al Tayer received a high-level delegation chaired by HE Amina Al Dabbous Al Suwaidi, Executive Director of the Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Awards for Childhood Creativity. Zeinab Mousa, Public Relations Coordinator of the Award, attended the meeting at DEWA’s head office.
Al Tayer highlighted DEWA’s efforts to support innovation in the UAE and Dubai, including the outstanding capabilities of the Emirati people, which consolidates the wise leadership’s directives to empower youth and the new generation through creativity and innovation. “We are pleased to sponsor the Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Awards for Childhood Creativity which reflects the unlimited support of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai; and Her Highness Sheikha Hind bint Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum, wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and President of the Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Awards for Childhood Creativity. This helps achieve the UAE Centennial 2071, to make the UAE the world’s leading nation. Over the years, the Award has proven its effective role in inspiring the new generation to present innovative ideas, expand their prospects and imagination,” said Al Tayer.
“DEWA spares no effort in supporting creative individuals and innovators. We attach special importance to talented individuals, sponsoring and nurturing their skills and capabilities to gain new experience. DEWA works to promote innovation among its staff and in society. It adopts innovation as a key pillar of its work and institutional approach, moving steadily towards the next 50 years by building a brighter and more sustainable future for generations to come,” added Al Tayer.
“I would like to thank DEWA for its unlimited support to the local community in general and the Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Awards for Childhood Creativity in particular, in all its seasons and versions for two decades. The previous versions had many programmes and activities that support childhood and helped to launch excellent capabilities and intellectual skills, develop hobbies and innovation to reach the highest levels of Artificial Intelligence. We thank DEWA for supporting our activities and programmes. Without their support, we would not have achieved such creativity and excellence to strengthen our journey. We honour DEWA today as a gesture of gratitude for its loyal efforts that support the activities and programmes of the Award. Thanks to DEWA’s support, we have developed creativity and innovation, to serve children, who are the essence of a sustainable and bright future,” said HE Amina Al Dabbous Al Suwaidi.
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