Mohammed bin Rashid witnesses the signing of a new series of performance agreements for ministers and government officials

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, witnessed the signing of a new series of performance agreements for ministers and government officials on the sidelines of a cabinet meeting held in Abu Dhabi today.

The ceremony saw the signing of 22 performance agreements that commit government teams to ensure

the timely development of 80 transformational projects over the next six months. The agreements, which include 16 for ministers, form part of the leadership’s directives to provide clearly defined objectives for government teams to deliver major transformational projects. The agreements also support the leadership’s vision to further raise economic growth, enhance competitiveness and consolidate the UAE’s status as a model for global excellence.

The signing ceremony was attended by His Highness Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior; and His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Presidential Court.

“Under the leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE is working to usher in a new phase of accelerated economic progress, driven by the efforts of talented Emiratis. Government teams are working together to implement major

transformational projects designed to achieve the growth objectives of the government and ‘The Principles of the 50’,” His Highness said.

“Over the next six months, government teams will deliver 80 transformational projects to further consolidate our nation’s global leadership and competitiveness and serve the needs of our people. I will personally follow up on the progress of these projects, which will be a true test of government performance and efficiency,” His Highness said.

The 80 transformation projects for which performance agreements were signed are part of the first phase of major transformational projects that includes 155 projects across different sectors. The projects will be implemented by teams comprising of a total of 800 employees from 39 federal entities covering various areas including the economy, society, education, sustainability, infrastructure, digitalization, safety and security, science, information technology, governance,

healthcare, justice and law.

The agreements were signed by His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence; His Excellency Abdul Rahman bin Mohammad bin Nasser Al Owais, Minister of Health and Prevention and Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs; His Excellency Mohamed bin Hadi Al Hussaini, Minister of State for Financial Affairs; Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, Minister of State for International Cooperation; His Excellency Dr. Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, Minister of Education; Her Excellency Noura Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Youth and President of Zayed University; Her Excellency Hessa bint Essa Buhumaid, Minister of Community Development; Her Excellency Mariam bint Mohammed Saeed Hareb Almheiri, Minister of Climate Change and Environment; His Excellency Abdulrahman bin Abdulmanan Al Awar, Minister of Human Resources and Emiratisation, and Chancellor of the Higher Colleges of Technology; His Excellency Abdullah bin Awad Al Nuaimi, Minister of

Justice; Her Excellency Ohood bint Khalfan Al Roumi, Minister of State for Government Development and the Future and Chairman of the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources; Her Excellency Shamma bint Suhail Al Mazrouei, Minister of State for Youth; His Excellency Omar bin Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy, and Remote Work Applications; His Excellency Ahmed bin Ali Al-Sayegh, Minister of State; His Excellency Khalifa bin Shaheen Al Marar, Minister of State; and His Excellency Dr. Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh, Cultural Advisor to the UAE President and Chancellor of the United Arab Emirates University.

In addition, 20 ministries, government entities and national academic establishments also signed performance agreements including: the Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Ministry of Tolerance and Coexistence, Ministry of Health and Prevention, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Culture and Youth,

Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, Ministry of Community Development, Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation, Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs, The General Pension and Social Security Authority, the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources, the Federal Youth Authority, the General Authority for Sports, the Office of Artificial Intelligence, Digital Economy and Remote Work Applications, the Zakat Fund, the United Arab Emirates University, Zayed University and the Higher Colleges of Technology.

Previously, in July 2022, HH Sheikh Mohammed witnessed the signing of eight performance agreements by eight government entities to develop 36 transformational projects.

Source: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum