Published on DPM News Agency, May 22, 2007.
Dubai Knowledge Village Welcomes Launch of ‘Human Development Fund’ at World Economic Forum – Dubai Knowledge Village DKV has welcomed the launch of the AED37 billion human development fund announced by His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to provide better education and narrow the knowledge gap between the Arab and developed world.
The ‘Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation‘, the largest initiative of its kind in the Arab and Islamic world, was launched on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East recently in Jordan. The Foundation aims to open doors for future generations of leaders in the region to shape their lives by equipping them with world-class knowledge and education. (full text).