Emirates News Agency , Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 | Rabi Al-Awwal 19, 1443\
Expo 2020 Dubai: Focus on education, human empowerment to build optimistic future
Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi, UAE's Minister of Education attended the fourth edition of the Aqdar World Summit in Fazaa Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai.
He highlighted that the country is at the threshold of a new phase and the education sector is pivotal to this growth strategy.
Foraying into education and human empowerment is imperative to develop the country into a knowledge-based economy.
Al Hammadi said, “We are now on the cusp of a new stage in the UAE, which is the next 50 years. The UAE has many ambitions, with education being the foundation and axis for building the future. Education in the Emirates is an integrated and sustainable system in which the student is at the centre and is constantly supported, starting from early childhood through to secondary and university stages, scientific research and lifelong learning.”
The summit is a global platform for leaders, decision-makers, experts, specialists and leading companies from around the world.
Local and global issues are discussed relating to the empowerment of societies in their human, cultural and intellectual dimensions.
Al Hammadi added, “The UAE’s focus on positive education and human empowerment is the future. The Ministry of Education is supporting educated generations capable of facing the challenges of the age to enable our country to achieve its desired goals in construction, cultural and scientific development.”