Tuesday, April 6, 2021 – 6:35 PM
Rashid bin Humaid: An effective partnership between football and education.
Dhahi Khalfan: The new agreement paves the way for an advanced stage of sports leadership.
DUBAI, April 6, WAM – The Emirates Football Association signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, with the aim of strengthening joint cooperation with educational institutions in the country, in a way that serves football members, including technical and administrative apparatus, and players, through various educational programs.
The signing ceremony of the memorandum – which took place today at the headquarters of the Dubai Football Association – was witnessed by Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, President of the Emirates Football Association, and His Excellency Lieutenant General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chief of Police and Public Security in Dubai, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University, and members of the Board of Directors of the Federation Football, His Excellency Dr. Mansour Al Awar, President of the University, Muhammad Abdullah Hazam Al Dhaheri, Secretary General of the Federation, and a number of representatives of the two parties.
Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, president of the federation, said: “The Football Association seeks to extend bridges of cooperation with the national federations concerned with managing the popular game. Our plan is to build strong bridges with our national institutions at home, the most important of which is educational, because of their benefit to the Union, its elements and society.
He added: “With the help of God, we started the steps of cooperation with Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University through the Memorandum of Understanding, and this beginning is important for establishing an effective partnership between the football environment and the educational and research environment, because Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University is an important and vital source of knowledge that serves society and qualifies learners.” To serve the state in many specialties. ”
He continued: “We are confident that the affiliates of the Football Association will benefit from Hamdan University because of its prestigious position and its qualification capabilities, as well as for its advanced educational curricula and its qualified staff, and we would like to confirm that the Football Association opens all its offices to students of this advanced scientific edifice to implement their experiences and complete their projects.” Research and other matters that help them to hone their talents. ”
For his part, His Excellency Lieutenant General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim clarified that consolidating bridges of cooperation with the “Emirates Football Association” comes in line with the vision of the wise leadership that pays great attention to upgrading the potential of youth as they are the most valuable resource of the nation and the strongest bet for the future of the UAE.
He stressed the keenness of “Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University” to build fruitful strategic partnerships with the elite of national institutions to enhance the competitive advantages and institutional capabilities of young Emirati competencies to be a driving force behind excellence, innovation and creativity, in order to achieve the goals of the UAE Centennial 2071 in ensuring the continuity of development and the sustainability of happiness.
His Excellency said: “We are confidently looking forward to the new partnership, which will pave the way for a new phase of leadership on the sports map, by providing the administrative and technical staff working in the Federation with modern knowledge and key skills that will improve the efficiency and competitiveness of the sports sector, leading the Emirates to the sporting position that It befits it regionally and globally. ”
WAM / Amin Al-Dubli / Awad Al-Mukhtar / Ahmed Al-Boutly