Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence, hailed UAE astronaut Sultan Al Neyadi as a symbol of inspiration for the country’s young generation during the Abu Dhabi edition of ‘A Call from Space’ event. The event, organized by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) in partnership with the Louvre Abu Dhabi, featured a live interactive session with Sultan, who joined from the International Space Station (ISS).
The event drew a diverse audience, including students, government officials, and space enthusiasts, eager to engage with the UAE’s representative in space. Sheikh Nahyan praised Sultan for igniting inspiration among the youth and highlighted the potential opportunities and scientific horizons his journey would open for Arab youngsters. He emphasized the UAE’s dedication to excellence in science and future-centric industries, aligning with the vision of the late founder, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
The minister acknowledged the visionary leadership of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, for making dreams like this possible and fostering a culture of scientific exploration and innovation. Sultan Al Neyadi expressed gratitude for the kind words and recognized Sheikh Nahyan as a prominent advocate of culture and tolerance in the UAE and the Arab world.
He commended the nation’s progress in various fields and underscored that being on the ISS exemplifies the UAE’s ethos of achieving the seemingly impossible. Sultan attributed his success to the support of wise leadership and the aspirations of the youth, expressing confidence in achieving further milestones in the future.
The event showcased the UAE’s commitment to space exploration and scientific research, reflecting the national vision and dedication to serving humanity. Sultan Al Neyadi’s journey to space has become a source of pride and inspiration for the country’s younger generation, sparking interest in science and technology. The UAE aims to nurture a culture of innovation and exploration, carrying forward its legacy of advancement and progress.
The live interaction with the ‘Sultan of Space’ highlighted the UAE’s dedication to scientific and technological advancement, making it a significant event for students, government officials, and space enthusiasts alike. As the UAE continues to support its young aspirants and foster values of tolerance, mutual respect, and harmonious coexistence, the nation is poised to achieve even greater heights in the field of space science and beyond. The ‘A Call from Space’ event serves as a testament to the UAE’s commitment to inspiring and empowering its youth to pursue excellence in various fields, including space exploration.