His Highness, President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, ruler of Abu Dhabi, president of the United Arab Emirates declared 2018 to be the Year of Zayed.

This initiative aims to commemorate his father, His Highness, Sheikh Zayed,  the late founder of the union.

The late leader would have been 100 years old had he not passed away.

There will be many initiatives and activities launched in the coming year to honour him; everyone is invited to participate.