Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15th October 2017: Dubai Air Navigation Services (dans), the leading air navigation services provider for Dubai and the Northern Emirates celebrated the UAE Civil Aviation day through conducting a visit to Rashid Center for the Determined Ones. The visit entailed Mr. Ibrahim Ahli, deputy CEO of dans, Mrs. Asma Al Mutawa, Director of Finance and Human Capital and acting Vice president of dans, Mrs. Maitha Al Hajj, Director of Strategy of dans, as well as Mrs. Mariam Othman, Chief Executive Officer of Rashid Center for the Determined Ones.
In alignment to Dubai Government vision with regards to the announcement of 2017 as the “Year of Giving”, the organisation strives to support all charitable entities and centers through community engagement and volunteer initiatives within the UAE. The visit to the center incorporated a tour of its facilities which provided the team a learning opportunity of the various educational and rehabilitation methods utilised at the center; in addition, to exploring the different facilities such as arts and crafts and the sports halls. The visit was concluded by an artistic performance that was delivered by the center’s students.
In light of the visit,Mr. Ibrahim Ahli, Deputy CEO of dans, stated: “Based on the empowering vision of HRH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and in accordance with the nation’s policy to empower the “Determined ones”, the organisation under the leadership of HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Dubai Air Navigation Services, and H.E. Mohammed A. Ahli, the Director General of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and CEO of Dubai Air Navigation Services, has placed significant emphasis on volunteering and charitable initiatives through the organisation’s corporate social responsibility team. On that basis, we decided to spend the UAE Civil Aviation Day with the determined ones as we have complete faith in their capabilities to overcome any challenges they encounter, as well as to further encourage their engagement within our communities. Through our visit, we enjoyed the opportunity of exploring the significant efforts that Rashid Center dedicates to this unique faction of society, and we express our gratitude to the center’s managerial body and team for their strenuous efforts and wish them continuous success”.
Mariam Othman, CEO of Rashid Center for the Determined ones stated: “We are honored with the visit of Dubai Air Navigation Services headed by the Deputy CEO, Mr. Ibrahim Hussain Ahli and the impressions they received after they saw the services and therapist programs we provide. The visits from institutions, departments and companies contribute to the deepening of community awareness of the cause of this category and affirm the solidarity of the people of UAE in the year of giving and every year, we hope that this cooperation will be strengthened to train some of our students in the organisation as well as integrate & employ them”.
Dubai Air Navigation services (dans) is the air navigation services provider for Dubai and Northern Emirates. dans also provides air navigation services for airport authorities and numerous prestigious airlines, such as Dubai Airports and private airports in the UAE.