Dubai Culture strengthens its readiness  to participate in Dubai Government Excellence Programme

  • To establish Dubai as a global centre for art and culture, an incubator for creativity, and a thriving hub for talent.
  • To harness creativity and innovation in the Authority’s daily work to progress to advanced stages of excellence and leadership.
  • To present the three main pillars of the government excellence system in Dubai as a reference for the Authority’s programmes.
  • To apply standards for institutional and functional excellence models in pursuit of continuous performance improvement and development.

Dubai, UAE, 20 October 2020: Dubai Culture and Arts Authority has continuously and progressively participated in the Dubai Government Excellence Program through a comprehensive plan of the Authority’s support and promotional programmes, starting on 8 October. This comprised a step that falls within Dubai Culture’s vision to establish the emirate as a global centre for art and culture, an incubator for creativity, and a thriving hub for talent.

In line with improving Dubai Culture’s readiness to participate in the Dubai Government Excellence Program, the Authority worked to implement all government excellence programmes that the Authority had established based on the three main pillars of the government excellence system.

Dr Salah Al Qasim, head of the Executive Committee of Government Excellence System at Dubai Culture, said: “Following the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, that are aimed at promoting government work in the emirate and based on the pillars of our updated strategic roadmap in which customer and employee satisfaction and happiness comprise institutional priorities. We at Dubai Culture harness excellence, leadership, creativity and

innovation in our daily work to advance our performance and the efficiency of our services to the highest levels, nationally and globally, to reach advanced stages in our journey towards excellence and leadership, inspired by the ambition of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum who believes in overcoming challenges no matter how big and does not deem anything to be impossible.”

He added: “Dubai Culture supports the Dubai Government Excellence Program and is keen to communicate and cooperate with its management to apply standards for institutional and functional excellence models as well as to employ them to achieve continuous improvement in their performance and services. The Authority also seeks to adopt those standards as a firm approach and a sustainable culture in its work. Through this, we aspire to contribute to maintaining the competitiveness of our emirate in various sectors on our journey towards global leadership in all fields and enhancing its attractiveness to be the premier destination for investment, tourism, work and living.”