Category Archives: Dubai

Dawoodi Bohras of the Middle East Mark World Cleanup Day 2021 by Mobilising Volunteers Across the Region

World Cleanup Day is the largest one-day civic action to engage volunteers across 180 countries emphasising the global waste management issue and its impact on the environment.

This World Cleanup Day, The Dawoodi Bohras of the Middle East undertook multiple cleanup and awareness drives across different locations as part of Project Rise, the community’s global philanthropic arm and in keeping with the United Nations’ Sustainable Goals agenda.

Dawoodi Bohras across the Middle East mark World Environment Day 2021

Abu Dhabi, UAE It's Time for Nature!

Add Your Heading Text Here عالمنا ، اهتمامنا  Our Planet, Our Responsibility!   Sustainability and preservation lie at the core of the Dawoodi Bohra ethos. By launching various proactive campaigns throughout the year, ranging from cleanliness drives, bird conservation programs to curbing food wastage, the community has always sought to advocate awareness & action when…

Together We Triumph Against Covid-19

As part of its continuous efforts to provide medical and health assistance to all, the Dawoodi Bohra community in the United Arab Emirates had launched a #RiseToVaccinate campaign in December 2020 to spread awareness and facilitate Covid-19 vaccination to all eligible residents and citizens. A team of Bohra doctors and experts was mobilized to educate…

Bohras In Dubai Join Clean up the World Campaign

Gulf News For the 13th consecutive year, community members in Dubai, as part of the Project Rise initiative, participated in the ‘Clean up the World’ campaign organised by the Dubai municipality to raise environmental awareness and inspire collective action. The drive was conducted around Al Mamzar beach as well as the Naif locality in Deira….

Students attend Seminar on Food Security at Dubai School

Gulf News The Dawoodi Bohra community in Dubai received a detailed presentation on zero food wastage as part of the World Food Day celebrations at MSB Private School. The event was organised under the ‘Project Rise’ initiative undertaken by the worldwide Dawoodi Bohra community to strive towards a ‘Zero Hunger World.’ Project Rise, under the…

Covid Safety drive in Dubai

Community members in Dubai initiated a Covid compliance and awareness campaign to support Dawoodi Bohra owned businesses by conducting visits to their premises. Shop owners were provided with quick observations and assessments on Covid-19 compliance and adherence. The objective of the drive was to urge community members to observe all Covid-19 precautions with diligence and…

Dubai Cleanup Drive

Gulf News The Dawoodi Bohra Community in Dubai participated in a clean up operation along Naif Road in Deira and Baghdad Street in Al Nahda from 6.45am to 7.30am on Friday. The community has been carrying out at least two clean up drives along Dubai’s streets for the last 11 years in line with Dubai…

Dubai Cares CEO appreciates Bohra contribution

On Thursday the 4th of July, Dr Tariq al-Gurg Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Cares, presented His Holiness’ TUS representative in Dubai, Kinana Bhaisaheb with a memento in appreciation and recognition of the Dawoodi Bohra community’s contributions to the organisation. As part of the Project Rise initiative, community members across the world partner with charitable organisations in an…