NRF is pleased to announce that His Excellency Ali Mehad Al Suwaidi, Acting Director General of the Ministry of Education, has approved the distribution, through the Ministry, of the NRF Quarterly bulletin to all UAE government and private secondary schools. His Excellency thanked NRF Director Dr Kenneth Wilson, for his appreciated efforts and high interest promoting the fruitful scientific cooperation between the Ministry and NRF and raising research awareness among school students. The first issue of NRF Newsletter was distributed by MOE to about 500 government & private secondary schools. The distribution of the NRF Newsletter to secondary schools in UAE will actively promote students’ awareness about the importance of research, innovation and building knowledge economy in UAE. Moreover, it will motivate them to be successful in their future undergraduate research studies and in their future research careers
NRF Director Dr Wilson held a meeting in June with Dr Fawziah Al Badri, Director of Research and Studies at MOE, with a view to exploring and strengthening cooperation opportunities in the areas of research and studies.