Emirates Foundation is an independent national organization set up by the Abu Dhabi Government to facilitate public-private funded initiatives for the empowerment of youth across the UAE, putting them at the forefront of economic, social and human capital development.


Empowered and engaged youth contributing towards shaping the future of the UAE.


We work in partnership with the private and public sectors to encourage social responsibility and enhance youth capacities through programs that meet their needs towards achieving sustainable community development.


  • Develop youth competencies through empowerment and raising awareness
  • Encourage social responsibility within the private and public sectors
  • Provide all administrative services according to standards of quality, effectiveness, transparency and innovation.

Our Strategy