[PAST EVENT] Session 3 - The role of the Ghaf Tree in life, culture and heritage

20 Dec, 2020
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Connect with Nature, in collaboration with ALFAHIM Group, invite you to the last session of the Ghaf Youth Majlis series. The majlis is aimed at encouraging open discussions and story-telling amongst elders and youth to find a balance between modern life and protecting our ecosystems, while keeping our traditions alive.  
We will also be announcing the winners of the threatened species competition at the end of this series. So make sure you don’t miss it!

Ghaf Majlis Session 3

Get to know our guest speakers

H.E. Mohammed Al Fahim

H.E. Mohammed Abdul Jalil Al Fahim

Chairman of Al Fahim Family Council(Speaker)

Major Ali Al Suweidi

Major Ali Al Suweidi

President Emirates Marine Environmental Group (Speaker)

Obaid Al Budoor

Obaid Al Budoor

Emirati based Photographer, Filmmaker & Artist. (Speaker)

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Session's facilitator

Ahmad Abu Samra

Ahmad Abu Samra

Outreach Coordinator (Youth Facilitator)


Launched in collaboration with ALFAHIM Group, the Ghaf Youth Majlis series is aimed at encouraging open discussions and story-telling a chance to emotionally connect with the issues and to learn from the wisdom and experience of the speakers. A creative illustration competition (with fantastic prizes) will also support the series in highlighting the ecological significance and conservation of key native species. More here.