Government

His Excellency Doctor Rashid Ahmed Bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, headed this year’s third meeting of the National Committee of Biosecurity organized to study the completion stages of the National Strategy for Bio-security. The meeting at the Ministry’s Dubai headquarters was attended by the Committee members and representatives from the General Command of the Armed Forces, Ministry of Health, the Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi, the Supreme Council for National Security, National Emergency and Crisis and Disasters Management Authority, and the Ministry of Environment and Water.

H.E. Dr. Rashid Ahmed Bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, led the third meeting of the Coordinating Council of Municipal Affairs at Ajman Saray Hotel held in the presence of the Council members. At the start of the meeting, H.E. Bin Fahad welcomed the attendees to the event and commended their ongoing sustainable development efforts. He emphasized the importance of coordination among municipalities in implementing national projects, achieving the environmental agenda of UAE Vision 2021 through unified efforts, and adhering to existing legislations developed according to the vision of the wise UAE leaders.

The Ministry of Health is showcasing the UAE’s pharmaceutical care practice, its vital aspects and fundamental role in advancing pharmacy practice in the GCC region during its participation at the upcoming third edition of the GCC Pharmaceutical Congress in Dubai. The Ministry’s delegation led by H.E. Amin Al Amiri, Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health and Licensing, will share their expertise in various interactive workshops and insightful panel discussions of the congress, which will be held Today October 6, 2015 at the Dusit Thani Hotel. 

H.E. Dr. Rashid Ahmed Bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, led the third meeting of the Coordinating Council of Municipal Affairs at Ajman Saray Hotel held in the presence of the Council members. At the start of the meeting, H.E. Bin Fahad welcomed the attendees to the event and commended their ongoing sustainable development efforts. He emphasized the importance of coordination among municipalities in implementing national projects, achieving the environmental agenda of UAE Vision 2021 through unified efforts, and adhering to existing legislations developed according to the vision of the wise UAE leaders.

His Excellency Dr. Hussain Abdul Rahman Al Rand, Assistant Undersecretary of Health Centres and Clinics Sector, Ministry of Health (MoH), led the opening of a training workshop being held in preparation for the Ministry’s coming launch of a national campaign against measles to be launched in November 2015. The initiative, which is being held in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Health Authority and the Dubai Health Authority, is aimed towards providing free immunization for Emiratis and UAE residents at all health centres and through mobile teams deployed across different primary schools in the country.