In Dubai, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum met with the founder and executive chain parson of the WEF ( World Economic Forum while the World Government Summit (WGC)’s pre-summit day was organized. The Summit was held from 13th to 15th February to discuss the ‘Shaping Future Governments’ Theme.
Crown Prince of Dubai, H.H Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum also attended this meeting and welcomed Professor Klaus Schwab to the summit. Moreover, he also emphasized the need for coordination and close cooperation to face the global economic challenges within the governments.
H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, attended the meeting
Further Mohammed Sheikh also highlighted the collaboration between WGS and WEF to develop a global vision and global dialogue to encourage sustainable economic progress. He also enlightened the opportunities and new ideas being generated by the World Economic Forum to address the economic challenges faced by the world.
Professor Klaus Schwab commended the World Government Summit’s role to foster the global dialogue on basic issues and promote internal corporations among the governments to resolve any global problem.
This meeting has put a lot of emphasis on the exchange of solutions and ideas and global cooperation to promote sustainable economic development. The World Government Summit is the best platform for the decision-makers and leaders to discuss solutions to any challenges which a lot of governments face together
In Attendance at the meeting were also Omar bin Sultan Al Olama who is the Managing Director of the World Government Summit Organization, Minister of State for Remote work Applications, Digital Economy, and Artificial Intelligence; Mohammad bin Abdulla Al Gergawi the Chairman of World Government Organization and Minister of Cabinet Affairs and H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum is Chief Executive and Chairman of Emirates Airline and Group and also serves as the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority’s President.
Later on Mohammed bin Rashid also met the prime Minister of the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government. The meeting discussed cooperation between Iraq ( particularly the Kurdistan area and a few nearby areas) and the UAE.
They also discussed investment and the economy. HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid highlighted the good relations between Iraq and Uae. During the meeting, the Prime Minister of Iraqi Kurdistan and His Highness also talked about global and regional topics in the common interest of both nations.
HE Masrour Barzani expressed that he was quite happy meeting his highness and got a chance to highlight the bilateral relations between Irque, UAE, and the Kurdistan region of Iraq.
What is the World Government Summit?
The world GOvernment summit is the annual event organized every year to bring leads from academia, business, and governments together to address some of the important issues faced by the different governments across the world.
The summit was first organized in 2013 and since then it has become the most prominent event in the world to discuss collaborations and dialogue among civil society, the private sector, and governments.
The Summit covers a wide range of topics including global governance, sustainability, healthcare, innovation and technology, and much more. The theme of this year was “Shaping Future Governments” which that reflected, governments need to work collaboratively and adapt to changing global landscape and solve the challenges in the upcoming future.
Every year the Prime Minister’s Office of UAE organizes this summit in collaboration with the World Government Summit Organization which works solely on the development of the summit’s program and agenda. It aims to bring leaders from different places to address the significant challenges.
Talking about its impact, the World Government summit has significantly led to significant changes in the way governments work, resulting in drastic changes to the global political landscape. The most significant impact of WGC has been sustainable economic development. This summit has played an important role in creating economic systems which are socially responsible and environmentally friendly.
Another impact is the significant rise in inter-government corporations. A lot of political leaders have a platform to work together and find solutions to global challenges. This has resulted in a large number of collaborations among the different countries’ governments to promote global peace, property, and security.
The WGS has also brought changes in the way the government works. The summit has helped a lot of countries to take data-driven decisions and adapt to advanced technology to have more effective and efficient governments.
Furthermore, it has promoted innovative approaches and best practices for policy making resulting in citizen-focused government and response services.
In a nutshell, the World Government summit has had a lot of impact on the global political infrastructure and promoted internal cooperation with the governments, promoting sustainable economic development and innovative strategies to govern.
This platform is quite important for experts and leaders to work together and share expert knowledge to create a better environment for all.