His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, stressed that the system of government excellence reflects the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to the need to continue to develop work systems and mechanisms To keep pace with the changes and anticipate potential challenges, Dubai will always be a role model for future cities, while maintaining sustainability of its competitiveness, while the Dubai Government Excellence Program is in line with the Government Excellence System of the Office of the Prime Minister in the Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and the Future.
Crown Prince of Dubai:
- "Our goal is to elevate all government agencies to unprecedented levels of global excellence."
- «We will raise the ceiling of the challenge in each session, and honor the share of those who can exceed expectations».
- “Our goal is to ensure the sustainability of the quality of life, through an innovative approach that stimulates innovation.”
- “In Dubai, we do not wait for the future, but we make it. Excellence is a fundamental pillar for improving institutional performance.”
His Highness pointed out that the next phase of the government work requires adopting mechanisms to keep pace with the needs of the future and ensure the best quality of life for citizens and residents alike, noting the pivotal role of the Dubai Government Excellence Program in motivating government agencies to redouble efforts to develop and improve continuously. The highest levels of efficiency in the provision of government services, which in Dubai is one of the best in the world, raising the ceiling of challenges to confirm this leadership, and to reach the number «1» which we do not accept an alternative.
His Highness said: “We have launched a new phase of the Dubai Government Excellence Program, which includes a number of development initiatives and modernization of the government excellence system in Dubai, reflecting the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum to achieve leadership in delivering the highest levels of effective government performance. The most efficient, the highest quality ».
His Highness explained: «We want to move all government agencies to unprecedented global levels of excellence, and we will raise the ceiling of challenges and honor will be the share of each body able to exceed expectations».
His Highness added: “Our aim is to ensure the sustainability of the quality of life in Dubai, which requires adopting an unconventional approach based on creativity and stimulates innovation, because in Dubai we do not wait for the future but we make it. In this context, excellence in government work is an essential pillar to improve the institutional performance in the Emirate. Which will drive sustainable development and ensure optimal implementation of all future plans and strategies. ”
This came on the occasion of the adoption of the development initiatives program of the Dubai Government Excellence Program, which belongs to the General Secretariat of the Executive Council of the Emirate of Dubai, which establishes a new phase of the march of government excellence in the Emirate of Dubai, to emphasize the leading position of the program locally, regionally and globally.
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum directed the creation of the category of “Best Emiratisation Entity” to enhance the government's efforts to improve the capabilities of UAE national human resources in implementation of the vision and directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, by honoring the best government agency in the field of Emiratisation. .
The Chairman of the Executive Council also approved the new corporate identity of the program, which includes a change in its name to be Dubai Government Excellence, in addition to changing its slogan to cope with the development and future vision of the program.
In his turn, the Secretary General of the Executive Council, Chairman of the Program, Abdullah Al Basti, emphasized the prominent role played by the program in embodying the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of the government sector in Dubai. He stressed that the new development within the framework of the program compatible with the system of government excellence is in line with the level reached by government agencies through their participation in the march of excellence for 22 years, and keep pace with the aspirations of the Emirate to consolidate its leadership position in the field of government work, A role model global and regional government bodies seeking best practices in this area.
Al Basti said: “The development initiatives for the next phase of government excellence aim to integrate and synergize government development efforts, and give a real opportunity for government agencies to reap the fruits of development efforts and continuous improvement, and to ensure the realization of the vision of leadership aimed to focus all government efforts to achieve results and impact and to promote cooperation and effective partnership between The public and private sectors, to achieve the welfare and quality of life of citizens and all residents of Dubai ».
Dr. Hazza Khalfan Al Nuaimi, General Coordinator of the Dubai Government Excellence Program, pointed out that the development initiatives of the program contribute to enhancing its role as a powerful tool to consolidate excellence in government work, ensure focus on outputs and achieve efficiency and effectiveness, through the application of the requirements and requirements of the UAE government excellence system, and harnessing The latest digital technologies and institutional flexibility while fostering effective partnership with the private sector to serve the community.
Al Nuaimi added: “Government work in Dubai involves the concept of excellence to cope with the rapid pace of changes in the world, and to confirm our leadership in this area. As such, the new evaluation of the elite level aims to motivate government entities that have achieved advanced levels of excellence on development and leadership. In line with the priorities of Dubai Government and keep pace with global trends, and to ensure the preservation of our gains in this area and to accelerate the development and growth in government agencies ».
Al Nuaimi stressed the importance of the development initiatives of the program in updating the categories, standards and evaluation mechanisms in a way that will ease the burden on government agencies and open the way to improve the government performance in the emirate, pointing out that this development is in line with the position of Dubai Government as a global center of excellence and in line with the role of Dubai Excellence Program Government to create a catalytic environment for government entities in Dubai, disseminate best practices and ensure the application of the most efficient and sophisticated work methods in the government sector.