On the International Day of the Blind: Rabdan Academy organizes a special course for people of determination
Abu Dhabi, 18 October 2021
Rabdan Academy, in cooperation with the Zayed Higher Organization for People of Determination and Abu Dhabi Police, announced a CSR initiative by organizing a training course for People of Determination (visually impaired), in conjunction with the International Day of the Blind, “the white cane”.
The organization of this course by the Academy confirms that people of determination are an essential part of the UAE society, and they can contribute to making the UAE society safer and more stable. The Academy provided a specialized trainer in this field, who presented the one day course in Braille as part of the Academy’s strategy in cooperation with other government institutions, including the Zayed Higher Organization for People of Determination, and in support of the ‘We Are All Police’ initiative launched by Abu Dhabi Police.
On this occasion, His Excellency Brigadier Abdulla Mohamed Al Zaabi (Director of the Police and Security Institutes Department at Saif Bin Zayed Academy, said: “Based on the keenness of the Abu Dhabi Police General Command to strengthen bilateral relations with the government sector and to build bridges of communication with strategic partners, organizing this course for people of determination emphasizes the importance of their contribution and effective participation in maintaining the security and safety of the city of Abu Dhabi.”
He added, “We value this cooperation between Rabdan Academy, Zayed Higher Organization for People of Determination and Abu Dhabi Police to support the ‘We are All Police’ initiative with renewed and diversified contributions that enrich the security and societal benefits of this project.”
Mr. James Morse, President of Rabdan Academy, stressed: “This initiative comes within the framework of Rabdan Academy’s efforts to support the comprehensive strategy for People of Determination (2020-2024) with the aim of making the Emirate of Abu Dhabi capable of integrating and empowering people of determination in various fields, especially the police system.”
Morse added: “The Academy is always ready to design training and awareness programs that suit the needs and requirements of all government institutions, based on eight years of experience in designing training programs according to the highest international standards, which achieve a high level of trainees’ satisfaction.”
It is worth noting that Rabdan Academy is the preferred training partner for Abu Dhabi Police, based on years of joint work and high-level training results that meet the needs of Abu Dhabi Police employees for today and the future.