's CEO His Excellency Jamal bin Huwaireb said: "The Literacy Challenge is another milestone the UAE can take pride in and a reflection of the wise leadership's dedication to effect real and significant change for the people of the Arab region.
Held under the patronage of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and with directives from MBRF
chairman Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the summit has established itself as a prominent world-class knowledge event, reported Emirates news agency Wam .
Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and with directives from MBRF
Also Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the MBRF
Award, Shaikh Ahmad has previously bestowed the title upon the likes of Bill Gates' wife Melinda, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales and the man who invented the internet Tim Berners Lee.
is a global leading institution in knowledge and development, aiming to raise the level of scientific research, promote innovation and knowledge entrepreneurship, and contribute to promoting research and development activities.
The agreement was signed by Maha Rashad, ITIDA acting CEO and Shamsa Al Balooshi, MBRF
director of Partnerships.
The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation, MBRF
, and DarkMatter Group have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, at the Knowledge Summit 2018 that will create the best digital talent for the UAE's growing cybersecurity sector.
"In a rapidly changing world, knowledge is currency," says MBRF
chairman Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Maktoum in the report.
has become the first signatory to the new program,
The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF
) launched the challenge on the sidelines of last year's Knowledge Summit attended by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Additionally, the collaboration will see MBRF
using RAKBANK's processes, checks and balances to disburse funds to Dubai SME members.
has contributed a number of Arabic books and publications through its publishing arm, Qindeel Printing, Publishing and Distribution, as part of its commitment to promoting the widespread use of the Arabic language.