GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

 
  Share
UAE's Month of Reading is celebrated across the country in March every year.
 
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - March 16, 2021: DHA has also been conducting a series of seminars this month to highlight the importance of reading in line with UAE's Month of Reading, which is celebrated in March every year.
 
The latest seminar discussed strategies that can be implemented to provide diverse reading material and information in Arabic language to the visually impaired.
The seminar was organized by the DHA's Research, Studies and Data Analysis Department and moderated by Asma Al Janahi at the DHA.
The speakers' highlighted ways that could help provide and enhance the availability of Arabic content specially catered for the visually impaired.
 
Some of the recommendations were: 
• Infrastructure development and supporting legislation 
• Supporting intellectual property rights and legislation to support Arabic content for visually impaired people.
• Digital transformation that strongly supports content for people of determination
• Foster the growth of Arabic digital content
• Further development of early intervention programmes to support people with visual impairment.
• Architecture and interior of buildings should cater to visually impaired people including those with colour blindness.
 
The speakers of the webinar included Adil Al Zamar from the Emirates Association of the Visually Impaired; Dr. Ahmed Al Omran, Deputy Chairman, Emirates Association of the Visually Impaired; Dr. Muna Al Hammadi, Assistant Professor, College of Education, Zayed University and Wisal Idres Ahmed from the Dubai Health Authority.
 



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 7474 times
Posted on : Tuesday, March 16, 2021  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : Rizek Works Hand in Hand with UAE Healthcare Authorities, Provides More Than 100,000 PCR Tests
Next Story : Dubai Health Authority signs MoU with Dubai Courts
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Love Your Skin
Versus Los Feliz
Compose Your Own Unique Scent Using Ojar's Sillage Boosters
Malabar Gold & Diamonds redomiciles to Dubai International Financial Centre (DIF...
Thought Series – the Good Life
5 Lovely Summer Outfit Ideas for 2021
Cebu Pacific Celebrates Philippine Independence Day with Special AED1 Seat Sale ...
Reveal Your Brightest Skin this Summer with Herbal Essentials
Father's Day Favorites: Moroccan Neroli Shaving Serum & Post Shave Lotion
Tanishq Reiterates Promises and Commitment to Regional Customers
Own a Brand-New Renault from Arabian Automobiles from only AED 555 per month
Business Aviation at Dubai Airshow 2021: A Thriving Industry Despite the Challenges
Dubai Sports Council Organises Workshop for Dubai Club Administrators and Supervisors
MoHAP Continues to provide Inspection of Private Medical and Pharmaceutical Faci...
Emirates Literature Foundation Search Is on for Young Writers
Jaguar Land Rover to Develop Hydrogen-Powered Defender Fuel Cell Prototype
Ulissi Takes Emotional Victory in Slovenia
Adidas Launches the Latest Adizero Footwear, Evolving Fast for the Road and the Track
First Aid - Wounds and Burns Workshop Hosted by Flamigel®
Hamdan Bin Mohamed Bin Zayed Inaugurates Largest Fitness Centre in Abu Dhabi
MRO Middle East Demonstrates Positive Outlook for Aviation Sector Recovery in th...
Mahzooz makes its 10th millionaire of 2021
Ariel PODS Launches Mind, Pody & Soul at Alserkal Avenue in Dubai
Beach, Bar and Beyond
SEHA Advances Medical Education, Training, and Development With UAE's First ASHP...
Flydubai and Alhosn Partner to make Travel more Convenient
MBRU Launches First Doctorate Program in Dubai to Drive Support of Biomedical Sc...
Zayed University Partners With Education Innovator Minerva Project to Launch the...
Mubadala Health Acquires a Controlling Stake in UEMedical
Kia Takes Six Prizes at the 2021 Russian Car of the Year Awards
INFINITI Q60: All-Round Vehicular Innovation
International Medical Center Announces the Project Kick-off of its Unified Elect...
Abu Dhabi University participates in Hassantuk for commercial buildings in colla...
New Collaborative Effort to Prepare Emirati Youth for Higher Education Studies i...
Porsche goes the Extreme to Kick off Launch for new Taycan Cross Turismo
The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi Announces Updated List of “Gre...
Ferrari Appoints Benedetto Vigna as Chief Executive Officer
How Sustainability is Front and Center at THAT Concept Store
Abu Dhabi Airports Awarded ISAGO Registration
Free Burgers for Dad at Gourmet Burger Kitchen This Father's Day
How the Galaxy S21's AI Improves Your Photos in the Blink of an Eye
ENEC Achieves Latest Nuclear New Build Benchmark with 100 Million Safe Work Hour...
PMI MENA Urges Global Business Leaders at UN Summit to Prioritise Sustainability
Mandatory Hallmarking of Gold: It is a Win-Win Deal for Buyers, Sellers
National Ambulance provides Emergency Medical Services at Abu Dhabi Airports
Travel Quarantine-Free With Etihad Airways From AED 995
Abu Dhabi Is the First Location Globally to Recieve the First Shipment of the Ne...
Sunny PG
Prizes to Win as Trainyas and Wolfi's Bike Shop Launch ‘Chase the Wolf Gang' Tim...
Ajman University Launches a Graduate program in Public Relations & Corporate Com...