The Dubai Government Workshop (DGW) affirmed the participation of a quantity of its workers in the ongoing 'Your City Needs You' volunteering campaign, an initiative launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, via the 'Day for Dubai' app. The campaign goals to provide people in Dubai the chance to take part in a range of volunteering activities, specifically throughout their areas of knowledge and expertise.
DGW's participation in the campaign displays its dedication towards humanitarian and national duties while additionally demonstrating its faith in the significance of promoting volunteerism throughout the UAE community.
H.E. Fahad Ahmed Al-Raeesi CEO of DGW, said, "The DGW has positioned high significance on its social and humanitarian contributions, aimed at fostering team spirit and team spirit between unique members of society. We are certainly honored to take part in the 'Your City Needs You' campaign, which was launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council in response to the directives issued by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to enlarge awareness on the significance of volunteering as part of our patriotic and humanitarian responsibilities. Our participation in the campaign enables us promote volunteerism among our workforce and be a part of the ongoing efforts to serve society, in particular now that the world is dealing with the challenges added about by the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).’
H.E. unveiled that the DGW has constantly remained proactive in responding to voluntary initiatives that serve the country and society, which is based on its humanitarian responsibility and reputation as a leading government institution. He mentioned the significance of working intently with frontlines who are dealing with COVID-19 and defending the emirate and all of its citizens and residents.
DGW employees will be taking part in the campaign via its aid for social services and offering different services as needed. This will provide them a strategic chance to attain the essential volunteer experience and make contributions to supporting the society in its move to curb the spread of COVID-19.
The 'Your City Needs You' volunteering campaign is being equipped in collaboration with the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and the Watani Al Emarat Foundation. The initiative seems towards combating the spread of COVID-19 by the energetic participation of UAE residents and residents through volunteer work such as assisting healthcare workers by the 'Day for Dubai' app. The initiative is anticipated to leave a considerable impact on the efforts to get rid of the virus and restriction its spread.