ABU DHABI // Emirates Red Crescent has completed the renovation of Al Manar kindergarten in Aden’s Al Mansoura province.
The project, implemented as per the directives of Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union and of the Family Development Foundation, President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood and Honorary Chairwoman of ERC, included maintenance of classrooms, administration offices and other facilities.
ERC also provided study aids to students and special education materials to the pupils with speech and communication difficulties, reported Wam, the state news agency.
The kindergarten was opened in the presence of Aden Governor, Major General Aidarous Al Zubaidi, representatives of ERC, senior Yemeni officials and parents of the students.
Other projects carried out by ERC included rebuilding the New Dawn Society for Disabled Children, Aden Autistic Children Society and Hayat Society for Early Intervention and equipping them with recreational and play areas, indoor and outdoor gardens, furniture and learning technology for persons with disabilities.
Sheikha Fatima has directed ERC to undertake numerous development projects in Yemen to improve services in health, educational, water, and electricity sectors, mother and childcare as well as other humanitarian projects for persons with disabilities.
Source: uae news