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Emirates Diplomatic Academy will be a ‘game changer’ in building the next generation of UAE diplomats, says Al Jaber


• Emirates Diplomatic Academy adopts international best practices to nurture national workforce of foreign affairs professionals • Executive education courses get under way as EDA prepares to start new academic year in September Abu Dhabi – The Emirates Diplomatic Academy (EDA) will be a ‘game changer’ in providing the next generation of Emirati diplomats with the skills to promote the ...

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Hamdan bin Mohammed approves organizational structure of Dubai Smart Government

Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Dubai Crown Prince and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum issued Executive Council Resolution No (27) of 2015 approving the new organizational structure of Dubai Smart Government (DSG). Pursuant to the Resolution, the Director General of DSG is authorised to issue directives to carry out the provisions of the Resolution and ...

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Unicef and Pearson Announce Innovation Talks


Organisations to collaborate on how innovation can help the world’s most marginalised children. Unicef UK and Pearson are holding a series of high level events over the next year which will bring together experts, thought-leaders and innovators from a range of industries and countries across the world. The ‘Activate Talks’ will examine how new technologies, products and businesses can help ...

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UAE Ministry of Education announces details of new organizational structure


H.E. Al Hammadi: ‘New Ministry structure inspired by needs of new strategy and requirements for the foundations of governance and concepts of excellence’ Minister of Education: ‘The ministry continues to achieve excellence in quality of education’. H.E. Hussain Al Hammadi, UAE Minister of Education, expressed his sincere gratitude to the UAE’s visionary leadership for making education a top priority within ...

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Pearson welcomes World Bank’s $5 billion education pledge

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Separate commitments from Pearson and World Bank focus on promoting evidenced-based learning and the uptake of basic skills. Pearson , the world’s largest learning company, has welcomed the World Bank’s renewed commitment to improving basic education in some of the world’s poorest countries. On the eve of the World Education Forum in South Korea, the President of the World Bank ...

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Mercury MENA Achieves Recognition for Employee Training and Engagement Programs


MANAMA, Bahrain: Mercury MENA Bahrain, Bahrain’s leading engineering company, has been named by Ministry of Labour a recipient of the prominent award recognizing a company culture that places a premium on training and engaging employees. “We are very pleased to receive recognition for our initiatives, especially for those that are designed to engage our employees and support them being the ...

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UAE: DEWA receives Cisco’s Best Practices Award


Dubai Electricity and Water Authority ( DEWA ) has been awarded a Best Practices Award from Cisco Systems Global ( CISCO ), for its data centre architecture. The award demonstrates the high quality standard for networks and information security applied by DEWA as part of its efforts to achieve the vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice ...

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UK Ambassador hails UAE’s shift towards clean, renewable energy


The UK Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates Philip Parham hailed today UAE’s continuous efforts to align with the shift towards clean and renewable energy. Speaking at the Energy Industries Council (EIC) Connect Middle East event held today at Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi, Ambassador Parham highlighted the Abu Dhabi Economic vision for 2030 which aims at having 64% of ...

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UAE: Ministry of Education approves curriculum for 3rd semester examination of current academic school year


The Ministry of Education (MoE) has revealed that it has already approved the curriculum that will cover the third semester examinations of the current academic school year, especially for transitional classes and specific 12th grade subjects like science and literature. In line with this, the Ministry has already distributed copies of the full details of the approved curriculum, including essential ...

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Experts underscore Morocco’s leadership role in Africa

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On the occasion of the current visit of HM King Mohammed VI to Dakar , Senegal , first leg of an African tour that will take the sovereign to Guinea Bissau, Côte d’Ivoire, and Gabon, the Argentinian academic Carlos Adalberto Agozino welcomed the efforts made by Morocco, under the leadership of HM the King, to strengthen South-South cooperation through the ...

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