5th ‘Al Mtwassf’ competition

Competition shows youth’s love for heritage

By Jamil Khan | DUBAI

As many as 37 winners of the 5th edition of the ‘Al Mtwassf’ competition were honoured in a ceremony at Abu Hanifa Elementary School, Dubai.
The competition saw a huge number of participants from 41 schools comprising different nationalities, making the latest edition a huge success.
The students from different grades won in the 10 categories of the fifth edition of the ‘Descriptive Contest’ for the popular Emirati proverbs collection “Al Mtwassf – Proverbs and Adages from the UAE” written by Abdullah Bin Dalmouk.
The contest has been organised by the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Centre (HHC) which aims to promote the cultural identity of the younger generation and linking it to its cultural and social heritage. The Centre has been collaborating with Dubai Educational Zone to complete the Quiz Competition. The ceremony was held to award the winners at the Abu Hanifa Elementary School Theatre in the Al Quoz area.
The event was attended by Abdullah Hamdan Bin Dalmouk, CEO of HHC, Mohammed Issa Al-Khumeiri, Consultant of the School Operations Sector, Saif Bin Hariz, Director of Research and Studies, Mohammed Abdullah Bin Dalmouk, Director of Institutional Support Department, Hind Bin Dumithan Al Qamzi, events manager, jury members, teachers, parents of students and faculty and administrative staff.
The competition is based on the book ‘Al Mtwassf’ written by Abdullah Hamdan Bin Dalmuk who spent many years in the investigation and collection of Emirati proverbs, explaining their meanings.
-Published At Gulf Today

~ by jamilkhan on May 8, 2019.

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