UN- Water, WHO, UNICEF and others have partnered to organize a virtual event that will involve presentations, panel discussion and videos on how the simple act of washing your hands can be immensely effective. To those of you thinking that this celebration for hand washing day has been prompted by Covid-19, you are wrong. This…

All Dubai schools will need to follow these rules with no exceptions. In order to offer schools a more clear structure of how the academic year will pan out, the KHDA has announced a new school calendar with rules that can be followed. Schools will start adapting to the new rules immediately which includes a…

The National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority has declared that distance learning will continue in Abu Dhabi. Schools had opened early this month after extensive planning and comprehensive preventive measures in place, however distance learning continues for grade-6 and above. A lot of schools have opened in shifts to manage the groups more efficiently.…

Those working in the private sector can now apply for five days of paternity leave. His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the UAE, has declared that male employees are now eligible to apply for paternity leave, making UAE the first Arab nation to have this decree in place. The leave…

Largest population of the Indian Ocean humpback dolphins found in Abu Dhabi. The Environment Agency, Abu Dhabi has released their half-year report on sea and land flora and fauna for 2020 and the results appear positive. UAE seems to illustrate a strong wildlife and plant population that is striving in the region’s conditions. For instance,…

Raising a child can be challenging, every parent follows a different approach based on their child’s personality, traits and interests. We are often so devoted to our children that we shower them with love, overthinking every aspect of their daily lives to ensure their well-being and happiness. As a result we give too much and…

UAE nurseries will start classes along specified guidelines to ensure health and safety regulations. While schools and universities have already begun preparations to welcome students, there was no clarity on how nurseries were going to function and welcome kids. However, The Ministry of Education and National Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Management Authority (NCEMA) have announced…

Manchester City Football Schools have expanded to seven venues across the UAE. The Manchester City Football Schools are celebrating ten years of football programmes, tournaments and a lot more in the UAE. The schools are structured around helping students develop their skills through rigorous training and a hands-on approach to address every aspect of the…