Community Initiatives in the UAE

Bringing people together through creative expression and purpose-driven collaborations across various sustainability and diversity & inclusion initiatives in the UAE

Promote social inclusion & sustainability in your community

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#ActForOurPlanet

Our Planet

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#OurIftar

Our Iftar

Watch @off.ona.tangent, our community ambassador, speak to some members of the #AbuDhabiCommunity and how they…

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Get closer to your community

When it comes to community, making society a better place by raising awareness through  sustainability, as well as diversity inclusion initiatives is key.

Togetherness does more than just unite us – it gives us more opportunities to connect and discover, to bring more meaning into the everyday and more fulfilment in the lives we lead and create.

With this category, Let’s Connect hosts a wide variety of sustainability, as well as diversity & inclusion activities that promote positive thinking, gratitude practices, diversity and so much more.

It’s an amazing way to get involved, win prizes and most important of all: weave new bonds within your community.

Ambassador for Community Initiatives

TANYA AWAD

BIO:

Tanya Awad is a rising star among the capital’s independent arts scene. As the Co-founder of Blank Canvas Community, she organizes monthly events, where participants are encouraged to let their inner artist come out and play in a creative, intimate setting, usually featuring five meter long blank canvases set atop tables, as well as live music and spoken poetry performances. These take place in constantly changing locations, from cafes and studios to concerts, festivals and even once a beach retreat.

ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • Started blank canvas in 2014
  • Volunteering as an assistant for elderly artists in Australia
  • Volunteering in planting and harvesting produce
  • Active volunteer for community events in Abu Dhabi