The Ministry of Environment and Water recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Education at the former’s headquarters in Dubai as part of the implementation of the National Environmental Education and Awareness Strategy. The Strategy aims to strengthen the community’s commitment to sustainability and environmental protection as well as educate the youth so they can lead the UAE towards a sustainable future. The initiative is in accordance with the Ministry of Environment and Water’s mission of disseminating and promoting environmental awareness in the state.

The Ministry of Health has cancelled the six-month period required for heath entities to conduct credentialing for licenses of doctors and people working in the UAE health sector. Physicians and technicians can now transfer their licenses as soon as their credentials are issued.  

Dubai Smart Government Department (DSG) is all set to participate in the 35th edition of GITEX Technology Week 2015 to be held at the Sheikh Saeed Hall in Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC) between October 18 and 22. DSG announced that 36 government entities are participating this year at its 3,800 square metre stand and would showcase under one roof their latest government smart apps, services and solutions made throughout their journey towards smart government.

The Ministry of Health’s - Health Centers and Clinics Department  has launched today (Saturday, October 10, 2015) an interactive training program called ‘Innovation Trip’ to improve the work performance of the department’s employees and instill in them a culture of creativity. Covering a series of educational tours, ‘Innovation Trip’ is under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Hussein Abdul Rahman Al Rand, Assistant Undersecretary for Health Centers and Clinics, and is being implemented in cooperation with Lundbeck, a Danish international pharmaceutical company.

The Ajman government delegation has ended its 6-day tour of Milan Expo by visiting the city of Parma, in the region of Emilia-Romagna, Italy, where they learnt about its high quality businesses and its excellent agri-food system.