UOS & Sheikh Zayed Housing Conduct Joint Research
The Human and Social Sciences Research Institute at the University of Sharjah (UOS) is presently conducting two research studies for Sheikh Zayed Housing program, which is part of a cooperation agreement between two parties.
As part of the agreement and university’s role in helping the community, the institute will also arrange a series of workshop and lectures on various topics concerning the community like achieving happiness among Emirati families, and the social empowerment of persons with disabilities and their families.
As explained by Dr Abdullah Al Munaizal, Director of the Institute, the first study will focus on nature of housing in UAE, in terms of its current characteristics and future vision while the second study will address the country’s future housing needs up to 2040.
He further said that professors from the university who hold relevant scientific specializations in the faculties of literature, human and social sciences, business administration and engineering are taking part in the study.