Msheireb Properties Supports “International Day to Protect Education from Attack”

Sep 10, 2020 by bcw-global

Msheireb Properties, the leading sustainable real estate developer in Qatar, is reiterating its commitment to supporting the global effort to protect education through spreading awareness of the first ‘International Day to Protect Education from Attack’; an international event celebrated in Qatar and the world on September 9.

Barahat Msheireb at Msheireb Downtown Doha has been decorated with laser lights and colors to celebrate the international event. Besides, a giant billboard of Msheireb Properties and Qatar Academy-Msheireb management has been installed at the place to raise awareness and support the local global efforts to protect education from Attack.

The current campaign is part of Msheireb Properties' social responsibility to support the intiatves of Education Above All Foundation, which endeavors to secure quality education for all children, especially at the times of wars and conflicts.

Mr. Ali Al Kuwari, Acting CEO of Msheireb Properties stated: "Msheireb Properties is proud to support this new global initiative in Qatar to protect education from Attack. It is celebrated for the first time and reiterates Qatar's humanitarian message to the world. Our contribution today at Msheireb Downtown Doha is to raise awareness in the community about this critical issue to reflect our commitment to the broader community".

Mr. Al Kuwari added, "We would like to extend our thanks and appreciation to Education Above All Foundation, and HH Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser, the chairman, for shedding the lights on this issue and make it global attention."

The General Assembly of united nations took a resolution establishing 9 September as the International Day to Protect Education from Attack. The resolution, called for by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bin Nasser, Chairperson of Education Above All and UN Sustainable Development Goals Advocate, and spearheaded by the State of Qatar, aims to garner global advocacy to ensure accountability for the continued, deliberate attacks on education and the prevalent armed violence experienced by children worldwide.