Zayed Humanitarian Library

The inauguration of the Zayed Humanitarian Library at the Family Development Foundation confirms the depth of the vision that the UAE seeks to devote

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Working hours: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm from Monday to Thursday.
Fridays from ( 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM).

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What are the Foundation's interests?​

The Foundation is particularly concerned with the following:
To establish religious values and to instill authentic Arab traditions in order to ensure the family continuity and society cohesion.
To help women and strengthen their position in order to enable them to contribute effectively to the economic and social development movement.
To adopt innovative methods in order to implement policies aimed at the welfare, development and rehabilitation of women and children in harmony with the social policy of the State and in optimal cooperation with regional and international organizations.
To develop strategies and plans and to implement specialized programs in the upbringing, prevention, care and preparation of children.
To adopt the principle of justice and equality between men and women and family partnership to cope with the comprehensive development.
To take care of fighting poverty and providing opportunities for women in order to participate in the labor market to increase family income.
To approve care and development projects that support the requirements of motherhood and childhood.
To defend the rights of women in all fields so as to ensure a decent family life as the basic cell of society and to support women's family rights and development.
To find appropriate mechanisms for resolving disputes and problems facing women and the family in general.
To provide the necessary care for the elderly in all its forms and to attract them to live in a stable social life.
To create entrepreneurship and innovation among young people in order to motivate them to work and produce.
To raise awareness of family issues using the media, audio and video.
To disseminate the concepts of environmental culture to ensure optimum conservation of water, energy and environmental awareness.
To instill and empower the concepts and mechanisms of volunteerism among family members.
To take case of issues of education and modern means of technology in order to achieve the Foundation's Objectives

How was the Family Development Foundation established?

His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, in his capacity as Ruler of Abu Dhabi, has issued the by-law No. (11) of 2006 on the establishment of a non-profit public Foundation called the Family Development Foundation with an independent legal personality, full legal capacity and financial and administrative independence under the chairmanship of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak. The Foundation replaces the Abu-Dhabi Women Advancement Establishment, its branches, offices, properties, entities and facilities included therein  since its establishment.

Where is the Foundation's head office?

Mushrif Area, 22 Street

To view the map, https://www.fdf.gov.ae/ar/Pages/ContactUs.aspx​​


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