Abu Dhabi Fund for Development financed projects under the Mother of the Nation Programme for Development. Seven such projects with a total value of AED35 million were implemented in the Comoros in cooperation with the Emirates Red Crescent Authority. The projects focused on supporting major sectors in the country, such as education, health and agriculture. The programme has contributed to promoting economic and social development, improving the quality of life in the island nation, and raising the efficiency of services such as health care and education. A total of 360,000 people in the country have benefited from the projects.