H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, received a group of Emirati experts, who are the first batch of graduates of the Advanced Media Qualification Programme (Balance), as well as participants of the second batch of the programme.
The meeting took place at the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. It included a number of retirees from the ministry, and other UAE federal and government entities.
The comprehensive interactive programme, which was designed to meet the needs of speakers from various specialities, enables its students with advanced skills in discourse and media influencing and become speakers who can influence others within their specialisation fields, in line with the latest practices.
The meeting was attended by Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, Minister of State for International Cooperation, Sheikh Shakhboot bin Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of State, Khalifa Shaheen Al Marar, Minister of State, and a number of UAE officials.
The meeting was also attended by representatives of the programme’s partners from the UAE's ministries of defence, education, interior, and culture and youth, as well as from the Federal National Council (FNC), the Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) and twofour54.