Thu 14-03-2019 22:10 PM
ABU DHABI, 14th March, 2019 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, and Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF), today received, in Qasr Al Bahr, the members of the "Consultative Council for Children," who witnessed the Emirati Children’s Day celebration that was held by the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood at the Mother of the UAE Park.
The children thanked Sheikha Fatima, who ordered the establishment of the council, which is a platform for expressing their present and future aspirations and hopes.
They added that they are proud of their country’s wise leadership and the "Mother of the UAE," Sheikha Fatima, who has supported them and provided them with opportunities to achieve their future wishes.
The council’s members expressed their intention to meet the leadership’s expectations and benefit from opportunities provided by the country.
Sheikha Fatima instructed the children to be the country’s future instruments and congratulated them for being chosen while wishing them success and advising them to be role models for other children and ambassadors of the UAE, by representing their country in the best way.
She also called on them to look forward to their future with confidence through learning science, which will make today’s children the youth of tomorrow and the pillars of the community, who will drive the country’s advancement.