Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian & Charity Establishment concluded an agreement of cooperation and community partnership with Mohammed bin Rashid Housing Establishment to consolidate efforts to provide adequate housing for the citizens of the Emirate of Dubai and help them to lead a decent life and livelihood. Both parties act to provide humanitarian aids for people with needs who benefit from the services of Mohammed bin Rashid Housing Establishment and to consolidate these services towards the community. This agreement shall come into force after its signature by H.E Advisor/ Ibrahim Boumelha Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees and His Excellency/Sami Gargash, Executive Director of Mohammed bin Rashid Housing Establishment.
The agreement signed yesterday at the premises of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian & Charity Establishment in the presence of Saleh Zaher, Director of the Establishment, Mohammed Humaid Al Marri, Assistant Executive Director for the Sector of Financial Affairs and Institutional Support, Jassim Mohammed Al Shumaili, Assistant Executive Director for Housing Sector, Faisal Al Blouki, Senior Manager at the Engineering Projects Department, Abdullah Ahmad Al Shehhi. Director of Engineering Supervision Department and Haitham Abdulrahman Al-Khaja Senior Manager at the Department of Corporate Communication and Marketing on part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment comes as part of the community partnership that both parties seek to achieve in order to fulfill the objectives of joint humanitarian and charitable work and to serve the segments of society.
H.E Advisor/ Ibrahim Boumelha Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian & Charity Establishment said: "The conclusion of this agreement reflects the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai that we will, firstly, secondly and thirdly focus on the home and nothing will distract our attention to provide a decent life for all". These directives indicate that home is built after building its citizen and that the most important factor is to provide a proper housing to form national family of various segments to be the core for the achievement of comprehensive progress and development in the country and the basis of social stability.
Boumelha said that the Establishment's contribution in supporting the efforts of citizens' housing comes in recognition of the importance of this support in increasing the rates of family stability, which will be achieved only through the consolidation of efforts and community cooperation to raise the percentage of housing ownership for all segments of society, which requires an integrated collective effort from all parties that can contribute in providing effective solutions and remedies for housing problem in line with the efforts exerted by the bodies that act to give possession of proper and comfortable housing for citizens for family stability, including the Mohammed bin Rashid Housing Establishment, which exerts tremendous and ongoing efforts to achieve such sublime goal with the aim of meeting the requirements of citizen families at throughout the Emirate of Dubai.
Ibrahim Boumelha suggested that the Establishment supported the efforts of Mohammed bin Rashid Housing Establishment with an amount of three million Dirhams as part of its internal assistance program to help citizens of the Emirate of Dubai, provide them with adequate housing, achieve community solidarity and activate partnership and integration between various community sectors to help families with low-income and reduce the cost of obtaining adequate housing. He stated that, at the same time, the Establishment has successful experiences in providing adequate housing for citizens, including the construction of new housing for citizens with low-income and large families at the rate of 60 houses in the Emirate of Ajman and Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah and Fujairah under the name of the village of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
On his part, His Excellency/ Sami Abdullah Gargash, Executive Director of Mohammed bin Rashid Housing Establishment said that Establishment seeks from the date of its incorporation to strengthen cooperative relations with various institutions, charities and humanitarian organizations operating in the United Arab Emirate. We currently consolidate our relationship with Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Charitable Establishment which has a wide experience in the field of charities and proved its excellence through its history rife with achievements. We consider this agreement as a step for the required integration between our Establishment and the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Charity Establishment, in order to promote and support families and individuals that need support and assistance.
Gargash also hailed Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Charity Establishment and its ongoing endeavor to cooperate in the blessed march of the UAE in line with the approached set by the founding father/ the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, who turned the UAE into A global destination for good and giving, stressing at the same time that the beneficiaries of this agreement are citizens of the Emirate of Dubai, who applied for housing services provided by the Establishment.