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YEAR OF ZAYED

YEAR OF ZAYED

INITIATIVES

In the Year of Zayed 2018, Suqia committed to carry forward the philanthropic legacy of Sheikh Zayed, founder of the UAE, by fostering the UAE’s pioneering and global position in pursuing humanitarian initiatives. Suqia implemented 6 initiatives serving its mission while embedding the themes of sustainability and leadership of the Year of Zayed, and more specifically, marking 100 years since the birth of the founding father of the UAE
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100 VOLUNTEERS INITIATIVE

This initiative encouraged and promoted a culture of volunteerism and humanitarian work among DEWA’s employees and youth. More than 100 volunteers participated in our initiatives and activities during 2018
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100
WATER PROJECTS

Suqia implemented 100 water projects that helped serve more than 125,000 people in 12 countries with safe and clean water.



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100
WATER ENDOWMENTS

Through this initiative, we provided 100 water cooler units in various labour camps across the UAE.



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100 LETTERS TO
ZAYED

A compassionate initiative that collected heart-warming letters addressed to the late Sheikh Zayed from Suqia’s volunteers, DEWA employees, community members, school students and beneficiaries from Suqia’s projects.






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INTERNATIONAL
INITIATIVES

Through this initiative, we organised two international voluntary field visits to Uganda and Upper Egypt in cooperation with our sister entity, the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Charity and Humanitarian Establishment (MBRHC) and DEWA to implement sustainable water projects that served the needs of communities in Uganda and Upper Egypt.



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SUQIA
ZAYED

During the Holy Month of Ramadan, Suqia distributed more than 8 million water cups for Ramadan Iftar tents and mosques in collaboration with 15 charity organisations and associations across the UAE. Moreover, the initiative extended internationally for the first time to 13 countries, in collaboration with MBRHC. These countries included Uganda, Tajikistan, Chad, Egypt, Brazil, Canada, the USA, Palestine, the Philippines, Tunisia, Jordan, Ukraine and Bangladesh.

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