February 26, 2019 | Lecture | UAE
Public lecture of the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Ukraine at the Diplomatic academy
Today, at the premises of Hennadii Udovenko Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine, Director Sergiy Korsunsky welcomed the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Ukraine. H.E. Salem Ahmed Al-Kaabi gave a presentation on the topic “The Year of Tolerance in UAE”. The event was held under the chairmanship of the Director of the Department of the Middle East and Africa Myroslava Scherbatiuk, who expressed her opinion on the development of the current Ukrainian-Emirati relations, pointing out their dynamic character and the bilateral willingness to cooperate.
During the lecture Mr. Ambassador dwelled on the conceptual framework and the practical implementation of initiatives, aiming to promote the idea of tolerance within the society. The leading role in their realization is given to the Ministry of Tolerance and the government establishments, which foster the spread of the culture of coexistence in UAE. From this perspective, a significant attention is paid to the organization of a variety of art projects, educational and sports programs, designed to form a tolerant attitude towards the representatives of other religions and nationalities.
After the presentation was opened a discussion with the participation of the MFA employees and the meeting attendees, who had an opportunity to ask Mr. Ambassador questions, they were interested in.