Haven’t we all dreamt that by the age of 29 we would be running our own company? Do you think that even with a disability, it is still possible to achieve ambitious goals? How many women campaign for human rights in their society and experience pressures, torture and persecution?
Can you put a name to those great researchers and doctors that are revolutionizing the sciences and medical fields? TAKREEM’s mission is to spot those stories, find ways to feature them and celebrate the success of those behind.
TAKREEM Jury Board has recently convened in London and deliberated on the 2015 laureates in the following fields: Young Entrepreneur, Humanitarian and Civic Services, Environmental Development and Sustainability, Scientific and Technological Achievement, Innovation in Education, Cultural Excellence, Outstanding Arab Woman, Corporate Leadership and International Contribution to Arab Society.
The names of the laureates will be disclosed during TAKREEM annual Awards Ceremony to be held on November in Dubai. The Jury Board this year included HM Queen Noor Al Hussein, H.E. Dr. Lakhdar Brahimi, HRH Princess Banderi AlFaisal, H.R.H. Prince Mansour Bin Nasser,Mr. Issa Abu-Issa, Sheikh Saleh Alturki, Mr. Carlos Ghosn, Mr., Mr. Raja Sidawi, HE Shaikha Mai Al Khalifa, Dr. Farida Allaghi, HE Shaikha Paula Al Sabah, Mrs. Nora Joumblatt, Lady Hayat Palumbo, Mrs. Asma Seddiq Al Mutawa, Mr. Thomas Abraham, Mr. Samir Assaf, Mr. Samir Brikho, Dr. Ahmed Heikal and Mr. Marc Levy.
The Jury Board meeting was followed by a dinner at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel.
TAKREEM was granted the support of Audemars Piguet, Amec Foster Wheeler, Renault-Nissan Alliance, Salam International Investment, TOTAL, NESMA Holding, King Abdullah Economic City, CCC and Barclays.