Hamza Amir Baig, Grade 8 student of Our Own English High School, Boys’ – Sharjah won the prestigious Diana Award 2019 amongst the numerous applications from across the globe. The Diana award is the longest running award for young people that demonstrate their impact on society and inspiring others to do the same.
The Diana Committee included Hamza’s name in their ‘Roll of Honour’ early July, displaying his achievements and dedication to his cause.
Hamza has worked consistently with the non-profit ‘The Green Globe’ where he has organised food distribution in labour camps, awareness programmes in public spaces and plantation activities in local nurseries. He has also been involved in countless environmental activities, including cleaning up public beaches, planting trees in crèches, setting up events to save trees, giving talks on saving electricity and creating fun activities that encourage recycling.