The National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority (NCEMA) held the weekly COVID media briefing on Tuesday April, 13 and of course there’s news! H.E. Saeed Al Nazari, the Director General of the Federal Youth Authority in the UAE is reminding the youth of their importance in battling the pandemic, starting with the vaccine.
The UAE Federal Youth Authority are reminding the youths to get the vaccine to “break the chain of infection”
The youth are “armed with Zayed’s values” and have the strength in supporting the UAE in managing the pandemic.
They make-up a major factor in handling the pandemic, & are the social group backed by knowledge, training & skills necessary to face challenges.
It’s important that the youth are engaged in activities and events to develop their fullest potential, which is why the authority provided over 500 remote activities. They collaborated with 190 government and private sector entities to help more than 30,000 young men and women.
The authority realizes the importance of young adults of the country and the role they play; hence they have provided 100 ways in which they can invest their energy from the safety of their own home. We’re talking development programs, competitions, business incubators, and scholarships.
The Federal Youth Authority recognize the importance of mental health and encourage youths to prioritise it
The authority have a mental health platform that can possibly benefit the youth during these unprecedented times. They are highly encouraging the youngsters to adopt beneficial daily habits to promote better mental health. Some of the advise they shared was to find the time to communicate with family members, organize daily tasks, and communicate with specialists in the field pf psychology.