Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Award for Tolerance
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Award for Tolerance aims to develop young Arab leaders in the field of tolerance and support the intellectual, cultural and media promotions of values of tolerance and openness.
Launched in 2016, the award is a member of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, a charitable foundation, which focuses on developmental and relief efforts across the Arab region and beyond.
The award is divided into five categories, three of which honour the champions of tolerance in human thought, literary creativity and the arts. The other two focus on youth projects and new media.
Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for World Peace
The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Award for World Peace was established in 2011, to accurately and fairly highlight Islam’s teachings of peace, as a doctrine that promotes harmony, tolerance and moderation. The Award also aims to build bridges of cooperation between diverse cultures, thereby fortifying international relations.
UAE International Award for Poets of Peace
Launched in 2014, the UAE International Award for Poets of Peace aims to encourage poets to spread the message of peace around the world and create awareness about the importance of peace and consciousness for humanity through the three award categories: ‘Culture of Peace’, ‘Religious Tolerance’ and ‘Humanitarian Values’.