Dubai, August 20 (WAM) – The federal authority for competitiveness and statistics has signed
Has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Abu Dhabi Ports with a view to strengthening cooperation frameworks
And to activate joint action to support the Global Data Forum 2018 of the United Nations
Which is organized in October by the United Arab Emirates
With the participation of a selection of leaders and decision-makers and more than 1500 experts and specialists in the field
Data and statistics from different countries of the world.
The agreement was signed at the headquarters of the federal authority for competitiveness and statistics in Dubai
Mohamed Hassan Ahli, executive director, statistics and national data sector
And HE Abdullah Humaid Al Hamli, executive vice president for support
In the presence of senior officials from both sides.
His Excellency Abdullah Nasser Lootah, Director General of the Federal Competitiveness Authority
Statistics and chairman of the organizing committee of the United Nations Global Data Forum
2018 that data are important foundations in the development of mechanisms to improve performance
And efficiency in the logistics sector to contribute to the activation of its role in the march
Sustainable economic development through the development of long-term plans and strategies
The range that supports the economy of transport and shipping and increases the role of the sector as a carrier
Essential for local economies and an important contribution to the country's leading position
On indicators for global competitiveness. The participation of Abu Dhabi Ports is a forum
The global data center of the United Nations is particularly important because it contributes to visibility
The UAE's performance in collecting data and information
In the development of the port sector to meet the needs of development
Growing in current and future trade and shipping traffic.
Lootah added that the cooperation agreement signed by the two parties includes the support of ports
Abu Dhabi to the Global Data Forum 2018 of the United Nations by working with
Forum Organizing Committee and presentation of Abu Dhabi Ports success stories in the field of data
Analysis and, in particular, data related to the objectives of the sustainable development agenda 2030
And highlights the role of modern technologies in the use of data to develop
The maritime transport sector and logistics services in an efficient and sustainable way and according to the latest
For its part, Abdullah Hamid Al Hamli said that the signing of this agreement with
The federal authority for competitiveness and statistics complies with the leadership guidelines
It is intended to encourage all parties to strengthen ties
Joint cooperation and achieving the goals and ambitions of the UAE 2021 vision through presentation
Support for events organized by the UAE and contribute to the promotion of prestige
Is on a global level.
Hamli said that the World Data Forum of the United Nations 2018
Hosted by the State is an important event for building relationships with organizations
Bodies, companies, universities and experts from all over the world contribute to the promotion
Dissemination of the culture and goals of sustainable development 2030. We in Abu Dhabi Port are proud
To support this global forum, which covers important topics and offers many benefits
For all companies and institutions from the public and private sectors, but also for private individuals
Users of data and data.
Mohammed Hassan Ahli said that the statistical data and information are
The basic rules that contribute to the development of plans for sustainable development that meet the needs
Current and future communities and hence the importance of the UN forum
The World Data Center offers an ideal platform for improving the exchange of ideas around the best
Ways that will contribute to the activation of the role of modern technologies and benefits
Included in the collection of data, statistics and accurate information used in visions
And policies aimed at promoting efforts to achieve development goals at the level
Local, regional and worldwide.
The agreement also provides for the possibility for the parties to benefit from international expertise
And pilot experiences presented in the forum and use the outputs to contribute to the development
Experience with national competences and improvement of their skills in the field of data and information
And optimize their efforts and strategic plans
Focused on achieving the objectives of the National Vision and the 2021 UAE Plan
United Arab Emirates.
The forum provides an ideal opportunity to build a wide network of relationships with a prominent elite of
Organizations, institutions, companies, institutions and a number of prestigious universities
Side experts, specialists and pioneers of information workers of everyone
All over the world.
The forum is the most important international meeting specialized in data and statistics at the level of
The world and carries through its scientific sessions that specialize in setting up a scientific environment
Incubator to improve the contribution of data and statistics to the achievement of development goals