MBRSG Highlights UAE’s Success Stories in Leadership
Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government, a research and educational institution specialized in public policy in the Arab world, hosted a thought leadership session titled ‘A Story of Success and Excellence’ for participants of its leadership programs comprising mid-tier employees from the Ministry of Environment and Water, the Dubai Culture & Arts Authority and Dubai Municipality.
Leading the session, host Sami Abdullah Gargash, CEO of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment, highlighted the challenges encountered in his 16-year career that included positions with the Dubai Police and Dubai Municipality. Dr Ali Sebaa Al Marri, Executive President, MBRSG, joined the guest speaker to provide insights on organizational leadership, workplace culture and operational excellence.
Dr Ali Sebaa Al Marri said: “At the Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government, we are committed to improving and developing the skills and capabilities of our future leaders. As part of this priority, we provide comprehensive practical and academic training to our students. The leadership programs also provide participants with valuable exposure to prominent change makers and their experiences in leading a public organization.”
For his part, His Excellency Sami Abdullah Gargash said: “The desire to learn is the fundamental tool to success. Education and learning help expand our horizons and abilities. This is certainly not limited to the number of certificates you get. What truly counts is an individual’s ability to be a life-long learner and readily grasp the different aspects of practical life, as well as the dynamics of local and global cultures."
Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government is committed to promoting good governance through enhancing the region’s capacity for effective public policy. The school uses a four-pronged approach, which includes applied research in public policy and management, academic programs in public policy and administration, executive education programs and knowledge forums for scholars and policy makers.