14-March-2012, Al Shamkah, Abu Dhabi

Eman, Student in Zayed University

Eman is a student in Zayed University who has just received an Emirati passport. She was waiting for years to get it because her mother was Emirati but her father wasn't. Fatima Al Marzooqi/ The National
Emirati citizenship entitles pupils and students to scholarships and government jobs set aside for UAE nationals. Fatima Al Marzooqi / The National

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