Ajman Tourism signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the Fujairah Fine Arts Academy
As part of Al Murabbaa Arts Festival initiatives, the Ajman Department of Tourism Development signed a memorandum of understanding with the Fujairah Fine Arts Academy to solidify the framework of cooperation and expertise exchange between them.
The agreement, which aims to seal the bond of collaboration and cooperation between the two parties and develop a referential framework and common vision for a constructive partnership to enrich the cultural and artistic scene in Ajman and support its young talents, was signed between His Excellency Saleh Mohamed Al Geziry, Director General of Ajman Department of Tourism Development, and His Excellency Ali Obaid Al Hefaity, Director General of Fujairah Fine Arts Academy.
The signing of the agreement stemmed from both parties’ keenness on consolidating the relationship between them, benefitting from their joint efforts, and exchanging experiences in the fields of arts and culture, which will help in achieving many strategic goals to serve this MOU in general and Al Murabbaa Arts Festival in particular. This understanding is also crucial for the success of all other cooperation or events that would take place in the future.
In this regard, His Excellency Saleh Mohamed Al Geziry said: “In support of the growth of our cultural, artistic, and creative activities, we are pleased to sign this MOU with Fujairah Fine Arts Academy as part of our constant determination to expand the scope of cooperation with all government and private agencies which will be of great benefit to the development of all dynamic sectors in the Emirates that hosts the largest community of artists, designers, and innovators in the Middle East and North Africa region. This agreement represents only a part of our committed efforts to fully support and endorse our country’s young talents.”
His Excellency added that the agreement will allow both parties to cooperate together to offer a useful knowledge exchange tool which can support emerging artists in light of the ever-growing interest in the local and international cultural movements.
From his side, His Excellency Ali Obaid Al Hefaity, Director General of Fujairah Fine Arts Academy, underlined the importance of this artistic and cultural cooperation with Ajman Tourism and the exchange of information and expertise that support arts to provide a creative platform for talents from all social groups. He stated that the vision of the Fujairah Academy aims to sign strategic partnerships with various government entities to support initiatives and projects that focus on developing all kinds of essential arts in the country.
Al Hefaity added that the signing of the MOU with Ajman Tourism will focus on the continuous cooperation between us, and provides a huge opportunity to hold regular meetings that fulfill the dreams of future generations and contribute to the spread of the artistic culture. His Excellency stressed on the importance of discovering new talents and connecting them to specialized institutions that can fully support them, unleash their potentials, and promote them on both local and international levels.