UAE delivers school supplies to Yemeni schools

HADRAMAUT, 27th October, 2016 (WAM) — The Emirates Red Crescent on Thursday launched a new campaign to deliver boards, chairs, desks and other supplies to schools in the coastal areas of Hadramaut governorate as part of intensive efforts to support the country’s education sector and help underprivileged students.

The UAE takes a keen interest in enhancing education in Yemen by supporting students and their families, a representative of the Emirates Red Crescent said at the launch ceremony of the aid campaign in Ar Raydah Wa Qusayar District.

The effort which will cover all coastal districts in the governorate is aimed at encouraging students to complete their studies successfully, the representative noted.

Last week, school students in Brom Mayfa District, Hadramaut, received some 800 school bags along with boards, chairs and desks from the UAE humanitarian agency.