Ohood Al Roumi, Minister of State for Happiness has said, Based on the directive of Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, to involve all of society in shaping the National Happiness and Positivity Programme, children from across the country have been tasked with coming up with ideas for the logo to represent the programme.
Al Roumi, accompanied by Jameela bint Salem Al Muhairi, Minister of State for Public Education, announced the initiative during their visit to Mahra Bint Ahmed School in Ras Al Khaimah and American Academy in Dubai. The initiative draws a bigger valuable aim by instilling the values of happiness and positivity among UAE school students and not solely aim to inspire the logo.
She commended the efforts of the Ministry of Education, the Knowledge Human Development Authority, Abu Dhabi Education Council and school boards in the successful implementation of the initiative in all government and private schools.
Urging the children to express their ideas and aspirations through their drawings, Al Roumi said, “I will personally review all the works of the children taking into consideration the design of the National Programme for Happiness and Positivity logo and other related initiatives in the UAE”.
The initiative received widely welcomed, and response from government and private schools, raising expectations that receive posts from thousands of children from all regions of the state, during the period of receiving messages.