The Emirates NBD Unity Run is the leading community event in the UAE, supporting people of determination and promoting the cause of inclusiveness in all areas of society. It actively supports Al Noor Training Centre for People of Determination, Senses Residential and Day Care Centre and Red Crescent.
The Emirates NBD Unity Run takes place Friday 16th November in Dubai Silicon Oasis, under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Chairman of the Higher Committee for the Protection of the Rights of People of Determination, and organised under the umbrella of the Hamdan bin Mohammed Community Sports Initiative.
Participants can enter a 3 km fun run/walk or the un-timed 10km. People of Determination and their 'buddies' are encouraged to participate and join in the carnival atmosphere as everyone celebrates unity in diversity in the UAE.
The Emirates NBD Unity Village offers festive fun for the whole family, including entertainment and food outlets.
The Emirates NBD Unity Run supports the 'My Community' initiative launched by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council that aims to transform Dubai to a disability-friendly city by 2020.