11 June 2022

Ewaa hosts safety and emergency response programs

Program aims at raising safety awareness at premises and shelters in collaboration with Emirates Foundation.

Over the course of the last four days, Abu Dhabi Center for Sheltering and Humanitarian Care —Ewaa,an affiliate of the Department of Community Development, hosted several educative workshops and outdoor trainings as part of Civil Protection and Safety program and Emergency First Responder course by Sanid, an Emirates Foundation initiative.

The event offered Ewaa’s employees an opportunity to engage in informative trainings and practical demonstrations, in line with its strategic goals and objectives towards improving crisis and emergency response, at premises and shelters, to maintain the safety of employees and cases, and achieve business continuity. At the event’s conclusion, employees have received accreditation in first aid and fire safety.

The event follows the completion of several awareness workshops, at all Ewaa’s shelters, in collaboration with the Abu Dhabi Civil Defense Authority, attended by employees and cases.This reflects Ewaa’s keenness on providing a safe environment at shelters and focus on key performance indicators set by the Abu Dhabi Government.