DUBAI, 23rd May, 2022 (WAM) — A high-level delegation from the United Arab Emirates, comprising ministers, government officials and private sector leaders from the United Arab Emirates, is attending the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, which runs until May 26, to share the UAE’s vision and future directions in vital sectors and draw the hallmarks of agile partnerships in step with new global changes.
The meeting is being held under the theme “History at a Turning Point: Government Policies and Business Strategies”, with the participation of more than 2,000 government leaders and officials, policy makers, thought leaders, scientists, private sector leaders and personalities leading academics. .
Participants will come together to formulate new visions and ideas to improve government and private sector preparedness for current and future challenges, identify common strategies in the next phase, and develop a system of opportunities which serves the welfare of society.
Mohammad bin Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs, said that under the guidance of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and in accordance with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Sovereign from Dubai, the UAE promoted its global presence in international conferences and forums to showcase its plans for the next 50 years and showcase its achievements during the empowerment phase led by the late Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
He added that the remarkable participation of the UAE determines the will of the leaders to promote global cooperation and design new models of work to improve the preparation of governments for the future and improve the livelihoods of societies.
He added that the outstanding relationship between the UAE government and the World Economic Forum spans more than two decades. It started with the speech delivered by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum at the meeting held in Davos in 2001, charting a clear course for the strategic partnership, which laid the foundations to shape the future and promoted global development. global, relying on state-of-the-art technologies and tools of the fourth industrial revolution.
This historic partnership is primarily aimed at bringing about positive change in the areas most related to humanity and the future.
The World Economic Forum is one of the leading platforms that examines the challenges facing vital sectors and seeks to develop an integrated agenda through the exchange of visions, experiences and ideas on future directions between governments , policy makers, entrepreneurs, private sector leaders, subject matter experts, ultimately shaping a more agile, global and sustainable future.
The Government of the United Arab Emirates has been keen to participate in the agenda of the World Economic Forum every year, forming a global strategic partnership that has witnessed remarkable developments, has had a positive impact on the economic, political and global landscape and has put in highlight the leading role of the United Arab Emirates in shaping the future.
This is particularly underscored by the hosting of the annual meetings of the Global Future Councils in the United Arab Emirates, echoing the vision of the wise leaders on the importance of stimulating global efforts to promote integration and support joint action. for the good of humanity as a whole.