ABU DHABI: The Zakat Fund and the Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Sunday.
The MoU aims to achieve a strategic partnership between the two parties through the promotion of mutual cooperation in various humanitarian fields.
The MoU was signed by Abdullah Bin Aqeeda Al Muhairi, Secretary-General of the Zakat Fund, and Ahmed Shabib Al Dhaheri, Director- General of the Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, at the headquarters of the Fund.
Al Muhairi said that the MoU comes as a practical translation of the principles advocated by the federal government to strengthen cooperation and coordination between the agencies and institutions in the country.
For his part, Al Dhahiri said that this cooperation and coordination came as per the directives of Sheikh Nahyan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, and Sheikh Omar Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation.
He noted that the signing of the MoU comes in order to achieve the strategic axis of openness and cooperation with other national institutions to achieve a partnership aimed at enhancing the prospects for cooperation and join efforts to advance humanitarian work and gain experience from each side.
(The Gulf Today / 21 April 2014)---
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