During his visit to Turnbull School in the Canadian capital of Ottawa, United Arab Emirates Ambassador to Canada, Mohamed Al Raqbani's Fahd Saeed reviewed the efforts of the United Arab Emirates to stimulate and encourage reading because of its great importance in supporting talent, developing and building people and refining. their skills.
During the visit, the important initiatives and valuable activities undertaken by the State were noted to encourage reading at all levels and to spread the culture of science and knowledge. The most important of these initiatives is the Arab Reading Challenge, which is the largest Arab project to promote reading among students in the Arab world through the commitment of over a million students to read "50" million books during their year. academic.
During the visit, Al-Raqbani read a book for first degree students in the school to encourage children to read, and gave a collection of valuable books to the school.