Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, graced the graduation ceremony for the new cohort of the ‘Impactful Leaders’ programme organized by the Mohammed bin Rashid Center for Leadership Development. The program’s goal is to help rising Emirati leaders develop and strengthen their leadership skills.
It will train young Emiratis to lead significant and revolutionary UAE enterprises
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum shared a message through his official Twitter account after attending the graduation ceremony of the new cohorts.
He said that the programme which was launched 20 years before has qualified numerous managers, ministers and officials in both the private and public sectors. It has also graduated more than 800 leaders within this span of time.
He added that the faith that we have in young Emiratis to stand up and take the lead is the secret to the success of the programme.
The belief that we have in the great potential of the youth has resulted in this success, raising the UAE to new heights. This result also underlines our belief in the world-class potential of the nation, he said.
The ceremony was held at the Museum of Future and was attended by several prominent leaders, including Sheikh Maktoum Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the First Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of the UAE; Sheikh Ahmed Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Second Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Media Council; and Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Chairman of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum,
Sheikh Mohammed said that the success of the programme has added more strength to its future development and provided quality training. And the UAE will continue to maintain its strategic method of investing in exceptional talent and developing young leaders.
The Mohammed bin Rashid Center for Leadership Development (MBRCLD) was founded in 2003 with the goal of ‘building leaders for tomorrow’. It has operated on the key concepts of creating, identifying, facilitating, and constructing for the future over the years
The initial edition of the Impactful Leaders programme was introduced in the year 2017. The main focus of the programme was to develop leaders who promote creativity and innovation, improve working conditions and help shape a better future.
The Executive Office of the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum supervises the operations of the Mohammed bin Rashid Center for Leadership Development (MBRCLD).
The Centre functions in line with its mission to find, build and develop young and talented Emirati leaders at all levels. The innovative approach taken by the centre has helped to attain the position of one of the top centres for leadership development in the world.
The Center has been providing high-quality programmes since its launch with an aim to create leaders who can successfully manage change.
The programmes are designed to give the upcoming leaders the skills and information that they may need to resolve issues in the future.
It has been functioning to create a knowledge hub that will remain an inspiration for the world, to facilitate learning with the support of networking events and alumni forums and to build leadership competencies with the assistance of world-class experiences and programmes.