HH Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of Chairman of the Board of Directors of Zayed Higher Organization for Humanitarian Care and Special Needs, said that the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, during his wise leadership of the UAE, carried the banner of building, renaissance and comprehensive development, out of his keenness to take the UAE to an advanced position in the region and the world, a thing which has already been achieved in a few years in all locations and at various levels. Thanks to the loyalty of the Emirati people who have been provided with all the causes of evolution and progress , and who really supported the development process in different Areas. His Highness said in his speech on the occasion of the “Zayed Day for Humanitarian Action” - which falls on 19 Ramadan every year, “ UAE reached a prestigious global position in the era of the late Sheikh Zayed, thanks to his wisdom. He deserved the praise of countries all over the world. He was not just a president of state or a normal leader, but was a leader in the sense of the word. He had his distinctive presence and fingerprints in various parts of the globe. He was a real human being who would take into account the humanitarian aspects in all his decisions. His triumphant march is now carried on by His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Sheikh Zayed Al Nahyan, President of UAE. Sheikh Zayed instilled loyalty, determination and adherence to authenticity and heritage in the people of the UAE. He laid the rules for a worldwide humanitarian action, without discrimination between human races. Thanks to his numerous humanitarian initiatives that made UAE the leader of the worldwide humanitarian action. " HH Sheikh Khalid Bin Zayed Al Nahyan continued: "The good planting and the love of humanitarian work extended to his sons, under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan - President of the UAE, who is exactly a real good successor to a good predecessor. HH Sheikh Khalifa established many humanitarian organizations, which outstretched their activities to the regional and international levels to reach all populated areas around the globe. Furthermore, the support, care, and noble constant humanitarian initiatives are provided by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces to the “People of Determination” , who is very keen to meet them in several occasions." His Highness pointed out that Sheikh Zayed was able to prove to everyone that unity is the basis of power and human advancement in this part of the world. He worked for it and succeeded in being the founder of the "Model State" and the pioneer of the most successful experience of unity in the Arab region. He challenged the most difficult circumstances, bearing the dead certainty of achieving his goals. He was confident of the ability of the UAE citizens to make the progress. Hence, he gave the citizens all his attention and placed them in the focus of his thinking since he was the governor of Al Ain , then of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and throughout his tenure as the President of the United Arab Emirates since December 2nd, 1971 ". His Highness Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan affirmed that the Zayed Higher Organization for Humanitarian Care and Special Needs, with its Chairman, Board of Directors and all its employees, is extremely honored to carry the precious name of the late founder. The Organization is continueing its march towards achieving its lofty goals and fulfilling its noble mission that emanates from the School of human and social principles whose rules were laid down by late Sheikh Zayed. The late founder wanted this institution to be an oasis of love and affection embracing in its centers, sections and clubs the category of “People of Determination” cherished to the hearts of all of us, where they are provided with all forms of support and care. He continued, "On the anniversary of late Sheikh Zayed, we renew our commitment to continue the diligent work and behind our wise leadership to continue performing Sheikh Zayed’s humanitarian mission. We will exert our best efforts towards development, innovation and will strive with the greater dedication and determination to provide more services to the people of this country,". His Highness conveyed his sincere supplication to Allah on the of departure anniversary of late Sheikh Zayed that may Allah cover him up in His embracing-mercy and dwell him in Paradise, and may Allah protect our nation and its unity, security and safety..