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Year of Giving hopes to inspire residents to be charitable in 2017

Year of Giving hopes to inspire residents to be charitable in 2017

The UAE prides itself on promoting the spirit of community, volunteering and providing aid to those in need. It’s with these defining characteristics in mind that HH President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has declared 2017 as the Year …

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COMMUNITY: School puts animal welfare on the timetable

COMMUNITY: School puts animal welfare on the timetable

With Abu Dhabi’s cat population reaching saturation point, we’re seeing more felines than ever suffering on our streets. It’s with this in mind that a capital school has put animal welfare on the curriculum by partnering up with a capital …

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CHALLENGE: Could you climb 82 floors and 1,617 steps?

CHALLENGE: Could you climb 82 floors and 1,617 steps?

We’re all guilty of taking the elevator when we really could take the stairs but an upcoming event is taking stair-climbing in the capital to new heights. Climb to Abu Dhabi is bringing competitive stair climbing to the capital at …

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COMMUNITY: Businesses urged to support city’s strays

COMMUNITY: Businesses urged to support city’s strays

With the feline population spiralling out of control, a community group is urging businesses to fight for animal rights. Animal Welfare Abu Dhabi (AWAD) is working with hotels in the emirate to establish sterilisation and feeding programmes to support and …

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BCA Month: Shopping district hosts community awareness campaign

BCA Month: Shopping district hosts community awareness campaign

The Galleria on Al Maryah Island is teaming up with Pink Caravan, a UAE breast cancer initiative by national group Friends of Cancer Patients in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In a bid to boost awareness of causes, prevention, …

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CHARITY: The local group providing a safe future for Cameroon orphans

CHARITY: The local group providing a safe future for Cameroon orphans

How Abu Dhabi residents are helping protect neglected children in Cameroon and provide a roof over their heads According to the latest statistics from the United Nations Children’s Fund, 1.3 million children in Cameroon have been orphaned due to various …

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CULTURE: Community exhibition to connect artists and fans

CULTURE: Community exhibition to connect artists and fans

In an effort to support local talent and engage with art lovers in the capital, Abu Dhabi artists are bringing back their annual exhibition. No White Walls, initiated in 2013, is an artist-led showcase that features varying works from resident …

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SPORT: Community sporting initiatives launched in the capital

SPORT: Community sporting initiatives launched in the capital

New sporting initiatives have launched to help people in the capital be more active and learn new skills. Zayed Sports City has announced the opening of the ZSC Academy, offering specialist coaching in tennis and ice skating from 6th September. …

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ASK THE EXPERT: New to the gym? Learn good etiquette for working out

ASK THE EXPERT: New to the gym? Learn good etiquette for working out

Not everyone who visits the gym sees it as a second home. Some of us are new, a little unsure and perhaps even intimidated by the environment Abu Dhabi World is bringing you expert columns from trainers at Advantage Sports UAE over …

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Goals UAE scores big

Goals UAE scores big

  Two Abu Dhabi mothers have taken extra-curricular activities for autistic children into their own hands Two mums have launched a new after school club for autistic children. One in 50 children in the UAE are autistic, and diagnoses are …

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