New Stamps to Commemorate Think-Tank
- 9 January 2014
Emirates Post Group has released a set of special stamps to mark the 20th anniversary of the Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR), in recognition of its position as a prominent think-tank and research center regionally and globally.
The stamps, issued in denominations of Dh1, 150 fils, Dh2 and Dh4, are available in all main post offices. A distinguished First Day Cover and Souvenir Sheet have also been issued.
Ibrahim bin Karam, Chief Commercial Officer of Emirates Post Group, said: “The reputation of ECSSR as an outstanding research center has continued to grow because of many major accomplishments that have contributed to creating a knowledge society and to support the overall development plans of the UAE. We are very pleased to acknowledge the ECSSR’s contribution through these stamps.”
Over the past 20 years, the ECSSR has managed to achieve its objectives, such as spreading academic research through research programs, development of national research cadres to groom professions capable of implementing sustainable development plans and planning new initiatives.
The ECSSR has worked on developing many unique ideas, initiatives, creative proposals and scholarly recommendations that together help the decision-maker, when encountering internal and external challenges, to take actions that guarantee support for society, its overall development and boosting its success potential.