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Race 4 Good: Students Support Villagers in Nepal

Zahra Bandukwala of the Dawoodi Bohras of Bahrain

Zahra Bandukwala, a 17 year old student at the British School of Bahrain, and her teammates won First prize in the Race4Good Challenge to help uplift the Bung village in Nepal. Race4Good is a global competition organized by the Federation of British International Schools (FOBISIA) in Asia that provides senior school students around the world…

Sultan al Bohra Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin Leads Efforts to Expand Date Palm Tree Cultivation in Dubai

His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin plants a date palm tree in Al Qusais, Dubai, as part of the overall effort to plant 80 trees promoting sustainability in the region.

The leader of the worldwide Dawoodi Bohra community, Sultan al-Bohra Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, initiated the planting of 80 indigenous date palm trees in Al Qusais, Dubai to foster positive climate action and promote sustainable development in the UAE. To inaugurate the project, Syedna Saifuddin planted a date palm tree at the reservoir near Burhani Masjid…