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Mohammed bin Rashid visits headquarters of MiSK Foundation

October 24, 2018  
Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum visited the headquarters of the MiSK Foundation in Riyadh. Chair of the Board of the MiSK Initiatives Center Bader Alasaker welcomed His Highness on his arrival.

During his visit, Sheikh Mohammed was briefed on MiSK’s objectives and plans. The non-profit foundation is devoted to cultivating learning and leadership among youth and fostering talent, creativity and innovation in a healthy environment.

His Highness expressed his appreciation for MiSK’s mission and praised the efforts of MiSK’s leadership and administration, in particular the Founder and Chairman of MiSK’s Board HRH Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz.

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid also expressed his appreciation for MiSK’s projects, both within and outside Saudi Arabia, and its achievements since its inception in 2011.

Focused primarily on Saudi youth, MiSK has also established partnerships with international organisations to support youth worldwide. Recently, MiSK signed a strategic agreement with the United Nations to boost support for the UN’s youth-related work around the world, with the aim of directly reaching and mobilising 50 million youth globally to support the achievement of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.

President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Emirates Group HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum; Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future HE Mohammed Al Gergawi; Director General of the Dubai Ruler’s Court HE Mohammed Ibrahim Al Shebani; Director General of Dubai Protocol Department HE Khalifa Saeed Suleiman; Chairman of Emaar Properties HE Mohamed Al Abbar; and Chairman of Dubai Holding and Group Chairman of Meraas Abdulla Ahmed Al Habbai accompanied Sheikh Mohammed on his visit.

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