**Title: Majalis Abu Dhabi and Rabdan Academy Collaborate to Enhance Community Security**
In a joint effort to strengthen community security in the emirate of Abu Dhabi, Majalis Abu Dhabi and Rabdan Academy have announced a collaboration that aims to raise awareness and promote cultural values among the youth. The initiative will involve a series of workshops, lectures, and seminars organized by Majalis Abu Dhabi, in partnership with Rabdan Academy, a globally recognized institution specializing in safety, security, defense, emergency preparedness, and crisis management.
Under the strategic vision of merging awareness and cultural efforts, Majalis Abu Dhabi and Rabdan Academy seek to combat misinformation, safeguard the youth, and uphold societal values and traditions. Distinguished experts and specialists from Rabdan Academy will actively participate in this collaborative endeavor.
Expressing the significance of this partnership, H.E. Salem Al Saeedi, Vice President of Rabdan Academy, underscores the shared vision of solidifying ethical and behavioral values and accelerating the progress of the youth. Through interactive dialogues and discussions, the initiative aims to fortify the community security system, support national prosperity, preserve cultural heritage, and uphold the national identity.
Al Saeedi further highlights the involvement of a select group of faculty members from Rabdan Academy, who possess international expertise, exceptional skills, and real-world experience. He encourages the local community, particularly the younger generation, to actively participate in the sessions that will be scheduled by Majalis Abu Dhabi.
The inaugural session, titled Security: A Shared Responsibility, is set to commence on November 4, 2023, at Majlis Alfoah. Subsequent sessions will cover various topics such as countering rumors, combating fake news, and addressing the impact of artificial intelligence technologies and soft power on strengthening national identity.
To ensure widespread participation, these enlightening sessions will be conducted at multiple Majlis locations, including Majlis Al Rawdah, Majlis Rabdan, Majlis Mohamed Khalaf, Majlis Mohammed Ahmed Al Mahmood, Majlis Mubarak Bin Qaraan, Majlis Al Hawashim, and Majlis Alfoah.
Rabdan Academy’s commitment to community programs and initiatives, driven by purposeful service-based learning, emphasizes its dedication to creating new possibilities and making a positive impact on society.
**About Majalis Abu Dhabi:**
Majalis Abu Dhabi plays a pivotal role in preserving social values, customs, and traditions within society. These gatherings serve as a platform for parents, children, and elders to exchange knowledge and engage in conversations that span various fields such as education, economy, poetry, culture, and more. Furthermore, Majalis Abu Dhabi acts as a conduit for government authorities to deliver their message and services to the community, fostering a strong connection between citizens and various government institutions.
**About Rabdan Academy:**
Rabdan Academy is a prestigious educational institution owned by the government, dedicated to coordinating and enhancing learning outcomes in the fields of safety, security, defense, emergency preparedness, and crisis management (SSDEC). The Academy, established under the leadership of the late Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, is accredited by the UAE’s Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the Ministry of Education. Rabdan Academy holds the distinction of being the world’s first higher education institution specialized in the SSDEC domain, having achieved top ratings in teaching and employability under the QS Stars University Rating System.
By joining forces, Majalis Abu Dhabi and Rabdan Academy aim to create a safer and more secure community by empowering the youth and promoting national values. This collaboration paves the way for a series of informative sessions that will equip individuals with essential skills, knowledge, and cultural awareness. The partnership between Majalis Abu Dhabi and Rabdan Academy embodies a shared commitment to a brighter and securer future for Abu Dhabi.