Voting for UAE Nation Brand logo ends December 31

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Dubai, Dec. 29 (BNA): Voting for the logo of the UAE Nation Brand will continue until December 31, marking the end of 2019.

The UAE Nation Brand has so far attracted an overwhelming 7.2 million votes in less than two weeks since its launch to select the logo that will represent the country to the world.

The voting campaign has garnered over 370 million social media views and overwhelming online engagement, according to Emirates News Agency (WAM).

His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Shaikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, had invited people across the globe to take part in voting for the new logo to represent the UAE.

The unique call to global audiences reinforces the humanitarian and global aspect that distinguishes the UAE and reflect its deeply-rooted values of openness, coexistence and tolerance.  

The highest number of votes for the Nation Brand logo came from the UAE, India, US, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Australia, Morocco, Canada, Algeria and Tunisia.

Locally, the UAE Nation Brand has attracted widespread participation across the country’s public and private sectors and individuals. Calls to vote were widely shared on social media platforms and smart apps to involve public audiences in the voting process.

Reinforcing the country’s global and humanitarian role as a beacon of hope, a tree will be planted for every vote for the Nation Brand logo.  

The initiative aims to contribute to global efforts to combat climate change, protect the environment, reduce carbon and greenhouse gases emissions and empower communities in several parts of the world, reflecting the UAE’s values of giving, improving the quality of life and protecting planet resources.

The UAE Nation Brand aims to create a symbol that distinguishes the UAE globally and cement its unique identity, humanitarian values and positive presence in the region and the world. The new logo will share the UAE’s exceptional and inspiring success story to the world.