ERC renovates kindergarten for disabled children in Aden's Mansoura
As part of Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak programme to build capacities and improve delivery of basic services in Yemen, the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) renovated Al Manar kindergarten for disabled children in Aden’s Al Mansoura and its works included maintenance of classrooms, administration offices and other facilities.
The kindergarten was opened in presence of Aden Governor, Major General Aidarous Al Zubaidi, representatives of the ERC, senior Yemeni officials and parents of the students.
The ERC also provided studying aid to the students and special education materials to the students with speech and communication difficulty.
Other projects implemented under the programme included New Dawn Society for Disabled Children, Aden Autistic Children Society and Hayat Society for Early Intervention.
The ERC’s plan included rebuilding these facilities, recreational and play areas, indoor and outdoor gardens, equipping them with furniture and learning assistive technology for persons with disabilities, and providing children with food assistance.
Sheikha Fatima has directed the ERC to undertake several development projects in Yemen to improve services in health, education, water, and electricity sectors, mother and child care as well as other humanitarian projects for persons with disabilities.