Dubai Cares Foundation

Dubai Cares Foundation

Description

Dubai Cares is a philanthropic organization that works to improve children’s access to quality primary education in developing countries. Created in September 2007 by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, who expresses the commitment of the UAE to achieve the 2015 Millennium Development Goals of the United Nations (UN MDGs) 2 and 3 – that is, ensuring universal primary education and promoting gender equality, respectively.

This is achieved through the construction and renovation of schools and classrooms, improving water quality, sanitation and hygiene in schools, providing school feeding, deworming in children, as well as teacher training, curriculum development, writing and arithmetic.

Web: http://www.dubaicares.ae/en