05. Year of Tolerance 21.04.2019


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Date(s) - 21/04/2019
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Address Dubai Marina


We are delighted that our Monthly Networking Event will allow our business community understand this new initiative that believes in the values of tolerance, cohesion and dialogue, and establishing concrete models improving tolerance and co-existence globally.

The Year of Tolerance focuses on five main pillars:

  • Deepen the values of tolerance and coexistence among cultures and peoples by concentrating on teaching the youth about the values of tolerance.
  • Solidify the UAE as the global capital for tolerance, via a series of initiatives and projects specialized in tolerance and dialogue between various cultures and civilizations.
  • Enact multiple cultural programmes and contributions to build tolerant communities.
  • Legislative and policy-oriented objectives that contribute mandating cultural and religious tolerance via dialogue.
  • Promoting tolerance and coexistence via targeted media initiatives and projects.

Agenda: Sunday, 21st April 2019
19:00   Registration & Networking
19.30    Opening by Ms. Stefanie Schachtschabel, Chairman of the NBC
19.40    General Assembly II
20.00   Keynote Speakers Address
20.15    Panel discussion:
–  Mr Abdulla Al Shamsi, Management at Sheikh Mohammed Centre of Cultural Understanding
–  Ms Tatiana Antonelli, Founder & MD of Goumbook
–  Ms Joyce Hoornik, Talent Acquisition Specialist at Signify
21.00   Closing
21.15    Networking drinks

As we close our Monthly Networking Event, to symbolize our contribution to the Year of Tolerance, join us as we plant the Ghaf tree. The late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan gave the Ghaf tree great importance and has issued protection laws and regulations for the tree, it was considered a focal point for gathering and diversity.

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