Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed launches 2nd edition of ‘Al Ydar’ initiative

Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed launches 2nd edition of ‘Al Ydar’ initiative

HH Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of the UAE Gender Balance Council, President of Dubai Women Establishment (DWE) and wife of HH Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and UAE Minister of Presidential Affairs, has launched the 2nd edition of the ‘Al Ydar’ initiative to mark 100 years since the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

As part of the project, female students from the College of Arts and Creative Enterprises at Zayed University in Dubai will create a 140-metre long mural, which will be on display for a year on the outer wall of Dubai Ladies Club to serve as a form of open museum for the public and art enthusiasts of all age groups from 6th August 2018. The second edition of the ‘Al Ydar’ initiative celebrates the late Sheikh Zayed and his devoted efforts to establishing the United Arab Emirates and ensuring its prosperity.