Patrons

HH Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak al Nahyan

HH Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak al Nahyan

His Highness Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan heads the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Culture, Youth, and Social Development.He is also Chairman of the Centre of Excellence for Applied Research and Training.

Formerly, he was the head of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research; Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University and the Higher Colleges of Technology and president of the Zayed University.


Ban ki Moon, Former Secretary-General of the United Nations

Ban ki Moon
Former Secretary-General of the United Nations


Irina Bokova, Former Director-General of UNESCO

Irina Bokova
Former Director-General of UNESCO


Karen Armstrong

Karen Armstrong FRSL
Founder of the Charter for Compassion and religious scholar

Read more about Karen Armstrong, internationally renowned scholar of comparative religions.