Sunday 21 April 2019
RAKDED, concurrent with the celebrations of the Year of Tolerance, took the initiative to organize an amicable visit to the Egyptian Coptic Church to promote social responsibility and attain tolerance values among religions. The visit was aimed at having a look at the church’s facilities, welcoming them in Ras AL Khaimah, and searching for future cooperation means between the two parties.
Paula Yerushalimi, Bishop of the Coptic Church, received RAKDED delegation including employees of Institutional Communication Office and other departments and sections. The Bishop expressed his happiness and commended this amicable visit, and ensured that UAE has sent a message of peaceful coexistence and human fraternity all over the world, and that UAE is a positive example and great model of tolerance with all communities. RAKDED was one of the first initiators in promoting the value of tolerance among religions by visiting the church. The visit included an orientation tour of the church facilities.
Aeasha Obaid Alayyan, Manager of the Institutional Communication Office, said that the visit to the Church came under the plan of the Year of Tolerance to promote the tolerance value of employees, and highlight the characteristics of the Emirati Community as a peaceful and civilized society that seeks to promote the value of respect between cultures and religions.