His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of the Emirates Falconry Federation, praised the directive of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, to form the Board of Directors of the Federation based on the vision of our wise leadership, and its keenness to preserve the heritage of the Emirates and vocabulary Its ancient culture is one of the most important priorities, while the Federation is honored to be the body responsible for organizing the events, activities and competitions of this sport, which constitutes an important component of the Emirati social and cultural heritage.
His Highness, the President of the Emirates Falconry Federation stressed that the first phase of the life of the federation requires double efforts and short and long-term plans, to spread the culture of practicing the traditional sport of falconry, which we are proud of and proud of because of its link to the history and culture of the UAE, as well as being one of the activities that always remind us of what The founding fathers gave him the care and interest in traditional sports, and the all forms of care and encouragement that surrounded them, and motivating generations to practice, develop and develop.
This came during the first meeting of the Board of Directors of the Emirates Falconry Federation, headed by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, where His Highness approved the formation of the Board of Directors of the Federation on the occasion of the issuance of the decision of the Chairman of the General Sports Authority No. 31 of 2021 regarding the formation of the Board of Directors for the electoral cycle 2020-2024, on the That the tasks of the members of the Board of Directors be distributed during the second meeting of the Federation in July 2021.
The Board of Directors of the Federation includes: Sheikh Zayed bin Hamad bin Hamdan Al Nahyan, Vice President, and members: Abdullah Ahmed Al Qubaisi, Demithan Sweidan Saeed Al Qamzi, Salem Ateeq Al Muhairi, Saeed Khalifa Al Muhairi, Abdulaziz Sultan Al Ali, Muhammad Issa Al Khaili, and Muhammad Abdullah Ahmed Bin Dalmouk, Mubarak Saif Al Mansouri, Youssef Abdullah Al Ali, and Rashid Mubarak Saeed Markhan Al Ketbi in charge of the duties of the Secretary-General.
It is scheduled that during the meeting of the Board of Directors in July, the tasks of the members of the Board will be distributed in accordance with the Guide to Governance of Sports Federations issued by the General Sports Authority. The Emirates Falconry Federation aims to represent the UAE in the field of falcon sports at the Asian and international levels in general, and to work to enhance the country’s leading position in the world’s largest forums concerned with these sports, raise the level of its competitiveness and confirm its excellence.
The Board of Directors of the Federation is working to consolidate its position and increase its positive contribution to building a large public base for these sports among members of society, in addition to working to confirm the association of the UAE youth and its new generations with this unique sport as a manifestation of the depth of belonging and pride in the cultural heritage and pride in the authentic customs and traditions of the Emirati society.