Eleventh Edition of Zayed Charity Marathon in New York
- 30 May 2015
The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) took part in the eleventh edition of the Zayed Charity Marathon in New York. This participation comes upon directives directives issued by its Director General H.E Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi, to contribute to the success of this annual event that reflects the generous humanitarian aspect of the UAE.
On this occasion, the Center exhibited an array of its main publications, on top of which “With United Strength: Shaikh Zayid Bin Sultan Al Nahyan”, as well as the latest works of H.E. Dr. Jamal Sanad Al-Suwaidi, chief among which the two encyclopedic books, The Mirage, in its Arabic and English editions and Prospects for the American Age Sovereignty and Influence in the New World Order, published in 2014.
The Zayed Charity Marathon was inaugurated in 2005 upon directives of His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Crown prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces- may God protect him. The Marathon waslaunched as a charity in memory of late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan- may God bless his soul and is organized in three countries: the UAE, Egypt and the US.
The eleventh edition of the event attracted the attention of social media users, especially followed the launch of a hashtag bearing the name of the the Zayed charity marathon which was met with great interaction and millions of commendations of the humanitarian and cultural role it plays.