Tue 17-10-2017 14:53 PM
ABU DHABI, 17th October, 2017 (WAM) -- His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has met with a delegation from the National Happiness and Positivity Programme to discuss the programme's initiatives, achievements, and future objectives. Ohood Al Roumi, Minister of State for Happiness, was also in attendance.
Speaking during the meeting, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed said that the UAE's main objective, since its inception, was to achieve the happiness of its citizens, promote national assets, and strengthen and consolidate the nation's position globally at all levels.
His Highness also spoke about the multiple facets for achieving happiness and positivity, which he said was only possible through the act of giving, being tolerant and establishing good.
"The UAE has been a pioneer in adopting a national programme for promoting happiness and positivity through which we want to create a better, more beautiful, and happier life for the sons and daughters of the nation, who deserve to live with joy and optimism," His Highness said.
Sheikh Mohamed added that the UAE's investment was always on the Emirati citizen, who have succeeded in creating one of the happiest and most fulfilled countries in the world, adding that with continued hard work, the UAE will see more achievements that will further enhance the happiness and well-being of the UAE community as a whole.
The Abu Dhabi Crown Prince went on to stress the importance of instilling those values ??of giving and tolerance in future generations, and raising them in a culture of positivity, optimism and hope, commending the role of the National Happiness and Positivity Programme in launching various initiatives aimed to promote positive values and attitudes.
The meeting was attended by a number of Sheikhs, including H.H. Sheikh Tahnoun bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Ruler's Representative in the Al Ain Region, H.H. Sheikh Saif bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, and H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation.