The -year 2016 witnessed unique achievements of the UAE government led by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum at the local and regional levels. On February 10, 2016, His Highness announced the formation of a new ministerial government for the future government, and included changes that are among the largest of their kind in the structure. Organizational government and the functions of the main ministries, and assigning a large number of state ministers to lead vital files such as tolerance, happiness, youth, climate change, public education and higher education.
Among the structural changes in 2016, the creation of the position of Minister of State for Happiness, in addition to a structural change in the Ministry of Culture, and the ministerial formation in 2016 witnessed the creation of the position of Minister of State for Tolerance and the establishment of the Emirates Youth Council.
At the beginning of May 2016, the UAE launched the National Strategy for Reading 2016-2026, and the launch of the strategy was accompanied by the announcement of the establishment of a National Fund to Support Reading, with a value of 100 million dirhams.
Happiness of dealers
On May 10, 2016, the UAE government launched the Customer Happiness Equation, an equation that aims to consolidate and enhance the concepts of happiness in customer happiness centers, to become a practice and culture in government agencies. May 2016 also witnessed the launch of the Saudi-Emirati Coordination Council, which is a coordination council under its umbrella. Cooperation and joint work between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the State of the Emirates.
One of the most important achievements of 2016 is the adoption by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the UAE strategy for future exploration, which aims to early anticipate opportunities and challenges in all vital sectors in the country.
In October 2016, the UAE government announced the launch of the “Executive Teams for the National Agenda 2021,” which includes about 500 officials representing government agencies in various sectors at the federal and local levels.
As part of the UAE policy aimed at popularizing knowledge regionally, the initiative of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid “
The -Arab Reading Challenge”, which he launched with a record of success in history, was the largest Arab cultural initiative to encourage reading among students in the Arab world.
In an effort to accelerate steady steps towards the future, the UAE government announced in October 2016 the establishment of the first government accelerators in the world, with the aim of accelerating the achievement of the national agenda for the UAE vision.