DUBAI, UAE, September 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Part of Western Union's "Education for Better"initiativethat aims to help meet global education goals The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services, is the official financial sponsor of Expo Science International (ESI) this year. Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs UAE, ESI 2013 will take place from 15 th to 17 th September at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130515/613588 ) The Expo-Sciences International 2013 is a non-competitive event that brings together young people, educators and scientific experts from Asia, Europe, North America, Latin America, and Africa, to exchange ideas and compare scientific projects fostering networking and international collaboration. The ESI aims to promote scientific knowledge in a multi-cultural environment through an exhibition of projects created by children and young people from all over the world. Education is one of the surest paths to financial inclusion, which is why it is Western Union's cause of choice. Last year Western Union started the initiative, ' Education for Better', a three-year commitment to grow young minds and create opportunity for all. Continuing to support the cause, this year, Western Union will be the financial sponsor at ESI 2013. As part of its involvement, Western Union's Quick Pay will be available to participants allowing them to confirm a place at the exhibition. Western Union's Quick Pay service is used by individuals to deposit funds with corporations. By means of Quick Pay, young aspiring scientists will be able to book a place at ESI 2013 with an easy and fast transfer of funds.