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Sheikh Nahayan launches Global Board for Tolerance in E-sports and Gaming`s second board meeting

Abu Dhabi: The second board meeting of the Global Commission for Tolerance in E-sports and Gaming chaired by Sheikh Nahayan Bin Mabarak Al Nahyan, cabinet member and minister of tolerance and coexistence, was launched on Tuesday in the presence of all board members of the Commission . Dr Arkady Dvorkovich, FIDE President, Nicole Pike, YouGov Global Sector Head of e-Sports and Gambling, Curtis Kohlhaas, Chief Development Officer, President Carter Center, Kenneth Fok, President of the Asian e-Sports Federation, Dr Heidi Alaudeen Al Askari, Special Olympics CEO Games Saudi Arabia, Dr Wirdati Mohammed Radzi, Malaysian e-Sports Federation councilor, and Tom Watson, former British cabinet minister and prime minister of digital engagement, were all present. The meeting focused on discussing the Commission’s relevant future plans with regard to its mission and strategic vision, in order to establish a sustainable set of tolerance codes and policies that are effectively implemented at all levels in e-sports and gaming worldwide. and can be implemented. The meeting focused on various topics, including the development of key policies and codes of conduct for e-sports tolerance, the effective use of analyzes and measures to build open minds in play, using the possibilities of technology, innovation and sustainability around play. to raise to a new level. enriched with codes that promote a culture of tolerance, the importance of cultivating global partnerships to promote the debate on tolerance in e-sports and games, and to develop a comprehensive platform that ensures diversity and equality in play. In her capacity as chairperson, Sheikh Nahayan emphasized that the mission ahead can only be achieved if an improved culture of tolerance and inclusion is put into play for the benefit of the global youth.

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“Tolerance, civility, innovation, imagination and teamwork are the cornerstones of success in the e-sports and gambling world,” he said. ‘These values ​​are extremely relevant to global efforts to address current global challenges. I look forward to resolving all issues surrounding the formation and effective functioning of the task forces that will further enhance the role of these values ​​in e-sports. We must continue to emphasize the role of these task forces in dealing with issues of toxicity, racism, bullying and stereotypical attitudes and behaviors. e-sports must always be a real car to promote tolerance and harmony in our world. The rapid evolution of technology makes it crucial for us to deliberately shape how we interact online, to promote tolerance and coexistence, to help our youth learn skills that enable them to work together , and to be able to function more effectively to address the challenges facing their generation. The Commission will work diligently to see this happen. ” Sheikh Nahayan said that today the internet has become an integral part of our lives in which the world is very dependent. Industries and sectors rely on functional technology platforms to operate and deliver services around the world. With over two billion daily active users worldwide in e-sports and games, this platform is one of the most vibrant and widely used cyberspace in the world. The strategic mission of the Commission is becoming important in determining the interest in its work of all stakeholders in the gambling industry. “The UAE is hosting the Dubai EXPO 2020, for six months from October this year, after it was postponed due to COVID-19 from last year. More than 192 countries and international organizations are committed to participating in the EXPO. They will have an important platform to attract and inspire the expected millions of visitors from around the world. The Dubai EXPO will bring together people from all backgrounds and all corners of the earth for unique shared experiences that will help them get to know each other, talk to each other and live in peace and harmony with each other. It provides an important opportunity for e-sports and I look forward to our commission’s thoughts and ideas on how to leverage the activities of the EXPO for the benefit of e-sports and gaming. ” Dr Heidi Al Askari praised the UAE, which stands behind the formation of the Commission and provides an environment in which thoughts and ideas are centered on the establishment of a culture of tolerance in e-sports. She also made great efforts that Sheikh Nahayan made in this area.