Tolerance and Forgiveness are a duty. If The Almighty Creator forgives and we as human beings are His creation, then shall we not forgive?
The Late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
Instilling values of tolerance carries on Sheikh Zayed's legacy and teachings. It is one of the most important attributes that we can impact on our people and the global community to ensure the safety, stability and happiness of peoples across the world.
His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan
We want the UAE to be the global reference point for a tolerant culture, via its policies, laws and practices.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
The UAE is a place of tolerance, co-existence and openness to other cultures.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan
The Year of Tolerance
His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, has proclaimed the year 2019 to be the "The Year of Tolerance" in the UAE, highlighting the UAE as a global capital for tolerance, and emphasizing tolerance as a universal concept aimed at entrenching the values of tolerance, dialogue, coexistence and openness to different cultures.
Why The Ghaf?
The Ghaf tree was chosen as a symbol of the Year of Tolerance because of the great significance that the tree bears as an indigenous tree. It is associated with popular and environmental heritage. It is a symbol of the stability of the desert and a witness to old customs. The late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan has given the Ghaf tree a great importance and has issued laws and regulations prohibiting the cutting of the Ghaf tree throughout the state.
During the World Summit for Tolerance Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak unveils commemorative stamp celebrating the Year of Tolerance
November 14, 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14 November 2019: H.E. Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance, & Vice Chairman of the...
UAE and UNESCO Launch Global Tolerance Leadership Programme
November 16, 2019
Paris, France, 16 November 2019: H.E. Noura bint Mohammed Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development of the...
Abdullah bin Zayed presides over Year of Tolerance Supreme National Committee meeting
October 17, 2019
ABU DHABI, 17th October, 2019 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Supreme National Committee...
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