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Sultan launches initiative to establish Arabic Language Association

His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member, Ruler of Sharjah, and Chairman of the Arabic Language Academy in Sharjah has announced the establishment of the Arabic Language Association that includes several Arabic linguists and researchers from various Arab countries, aiming to support the Arabic Language.

This came during a meeting, held on  Tuesday morning in Paris between  His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member , Ruler of Sharjah, and Chairman of the Arabic Language Academy in Sharjah, and an elite group of Arabic speakers , a number of senior officials of the linguistic and scientific councils and the Arabic language centres in the Arab World, and members of the Supreme Scientific Committee of the ALECSO-Sharjah Award for Language and Lexical Studies, on the sidelines of the launch of the Award’s second edition, which will be held Tuesday evening at the headquarters of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural organisation (UNESCO), as part of the celebration of the World Arabic Language Day. 

During the meeting, His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah welcomed a number of Arabic Language scholars and several officials of the linguistic councils and centers in the Arab world. 

Highlighting the importance of the Arabic language that promotes the Arab identity among the children, His Highness has exchanged cordial talks on topics of common concerns related to the Arabic language, discussing ways that promote the Arabic Language, especially among the younger generation.

His Highness has also underscored the efforts of the Emirate of Sharjah in preparing a generation with links to its original identity and its Arabic and Islamic culture, through adopting various initiatives that have strengthened the status of the Arabic language , as well as the establishment of many scientific and cultural institutions, including the Arabic Language Academy in Sharjah and Al Qasimia University, which contributes in the dissemination of the Arabic language among non-speakers  in various parts of the world.

During the meeting, His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah announced a new initiative regarding the establishment of the Arabic Language Association that includes Arabic linguists and researchers from various Arab countries, aiming to empower the Arabic language.