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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…

Bohras in Sharjah Donate Oxygen Concentrators to India

Gulf News The Dawoodi Bohra community in Sharjah has mobilised efforts to donate oxygen concentrators to India as the country battles the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic. Representatives from the community handed over 10 oxygen contractors to the Consulate General of India. Dr Mustafa Taher, a local PR coordinator, said, ‘The Dawoodi Bohras in…

Young artists from Dawoodi Bohra community take part in painting competition to mark World Oceans Day

Gulf News Dubai: The Dawoodi Bohra community residing in the UAE took part in a region-wide painting competition to mark the occasion of World Oceans Day (June 8). Every year on World Oceans Day, countries across the globe come together to celebrate oceans and create awareness about the benefits provided by the oceans to human…

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Dawoodi Bohra Community Vaccination Drive

Gulf News On 12th March 2021, The Dawoodi Bohra community in the UAE, in collaboration with Health Authorities, organized Vaccination camps in their Community centers. This was in line with the vision of the UAE Government to vaccinate the maximum eligible citizens and residents of the UAE. The Bohra community is working on a ‘Rise…

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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….

Celebrating Uae National Day

As part of the global Project Rise initiative, the Dawoodi Bohra community in collaboration with the Consulate General of India, organised a food distribution drive for migrant workers in celebration of the 49th UAE National Day. Marked on the 2nd of December each year, the UAE National Day commemorates the coming together of seven emirates…

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