13 May 2013

Emotive Exhibition, Silent Voices II Moves the Masses

Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Shamsa Bint Hamdan Al Nahyan, this  exhibition is  the second edition of the innovative partnership initiative ?Silent Voices? which aims to raise awareness around the issue of human trafficking, contribute to the rehabilitation process of survivors while strengthening ADMAF?s commitment to social development and humanitarian endeavor.

H.H. Sheikha Shamsa Bint Hamdan Al Nahyan, ADMAF?s Honorable Patron behind the exhibition, spoke about the event: ?The Silent Voices exhibition – now in its second year – shares ADMAF?s values in serving humanity and the community through utilising the power of music and art in healing and rehabilitation. We have also made sure that the exhibition revenues directly support the Ewa centers; which play a leading role in receiving victims of human trafficking and rehabilitating them back into a normal life.?

H.H. Added: ?The Silent Voices exhibition promotes the role of arts on a social and human level; a tool that is able to elevate the sense of life. The importance of this cooperation between public service institutes is of a great importance in promoting social and human growth. I would like to extend my thanks to the Ewa centers for granting us this opportunity to empathize with the victims of human trafficking through the medium of art.?

Founded in 2009, the Ewa’a Shelters for Women and Children are located in Ras Al Khaimah, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah and has given refuge to 190 women and children, helping them embark upon the road to recovery. The centres offer medical, legal and psychological care to those seeking to escape the brutality of human trafficking in the UAE