Monday 23 September 2013
Within the framework of academic cooperation between the National Defense College and the UAE University, the college hosted on September 23, 2013, Dr. Fatima Al Sayegh and Dr. Fayez Al Aisawi to deliver a lecture related to the Domestic Context Course of the NDC curriculum. During the lecture, the speakers addressed the UAE cultural, social and geographical dimensions. Dr. Fatima focused on the history of the UAE since creation until the declaration of independence as well as the development of social and political life. Dr. Al Aisawi, on his part, focused on the strategic importance of the country's geographical location. A link was established between the history of the UAE and its strategic geographical location and the implications of this on the political and social life of the country.