ALHOSN University participated in the first National Exhibition for Society Awareness and Humanitarian Services – Taweya 2011– in support of a nationwide campaign towards increased social awareness.
The campaign took place rom (Monday, November 14, 2011) until the 16th at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).Taweya 2011 gathered prominent government and private sector organizations to advocate social awareness and promote a culture of volunteerism and humanitarianism. It was a major annual event for local and international participants to encourage UAE citizens to take an active role in social growth. The event was held under the patronage of H.E. Maryam Mohammed Khalfan Al Roumi, UAE Minister of Social Affairs.
Visitors passed by ALHOSN University’s stand at Stand R01, Hall 5 of ADNEC to view the university’s various services and programs and learnt more about its contributions to local and national social development. Exhibition hours were from 10am to 8pm and admission was free of charge.
“Taweya 2011 is a wonderful platform for encouraging UAE citizens to take a closer look at the country’s social conditions and consider joining volunteer and humanitarian work. Part of ALHOSN’s vision is to uphold the local vision, which is why it is important for us to support initiatives that promote social awareness especially among youth. We are proud to be part of the inaugural edition of Taweya and we look forward to becoming a regular participant of this important event,” said Prof. Abdul Rahim Sabouni, Vice Chancellor and CEO, ALHOSN University.