Launched by a group of Emirati businessmen, the social initiative Sandooq Al Watan embodies societal cohesion alongside the directives of the UAE’s leadership that call for achieving sustainable development, a decent life, and a bright future for all the peoples of the nation.
The launch of Sandooq Al Watan seeks to embody the national priorities and enhance the prospects of sustainable development by reinforcing social participation and strengthening national unity to bring forth a bright future for the UAE and the Emirati people.
Sandooq Al Watan comes as part of the commitment of the UAE’s private sector towards social responsibility; and seeks to support the development of nation-building projects by participating in initiatives and adopting entrepreneurial and innovative ideas that contribute towards the comprehensive development of the nation.
Sandooq Al Watan seeks to attract investments and societal contributions in order to support sustainable development and to invest in the human capital.
The projects and initiatives of the Funds focus on vital sectors that directly impact the nation and its citizens. As such, the Fund supports four key areas: sponsoring talented individuals, providing professional guidance to develop young local talents, encouraging startup commercial projects that have a social impact, and supporting applied research and innovations.