Court

The UAE’s Latest Legal Overhaul Reaffirms Its Open Values

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Saturday unveiled a raft of changes to personal and criminal laws, including decriminalization of alcohol consumption and divorce under the laws of country of origin, that will have implications […]

Society

Sheikha Fatima Women Peace and Security initiative

UAE’s General Women’s Union today announced that the Women Peace and Security Training Programme has been renamed the “Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak Women Peace and Security Initiative”, demonstrating the highest level of political support to […]

Family

How the crisis has strengthened family bonds

Department of Community Development polled 50,000 to evaluate life during crisis An emirate-wide survey in Abu Dhabi has found that 80 per cent of residents believe the coronavirus crisis has strengthened family bonds, and has […]

Society

Abu Dhabi Early Childhood Authority

President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, in his capacity as the Ruler of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, has issued a Decree establishing Abu Dhabi Early Childhood Authority, ADECA. The Decree stipulates […]