24 September 2023

Juma Al Majid Center offers a workshop on sustainable development

In conjunction with the Year of Sustainability announced by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, may God protect him, that the year 2023 will be the Year of Sustainability and an embodiment of His Highness’s great interest in the concept of sustainability, and considering it a major national priority, the Juma Al Majid Center for Culture and Heritage in Dubai organized on Sunday Corresponding to September 24, a workshop entitled “Sustainable Development in Light of Global Crises and Challenges” was presented by Dr. Tariq Rasheed, an institutional development expert and international consultant accredited to the United Nations, in which (20) male and female trainees from many governmental and private agencies participated.
The course aimed to provide participants with methodologies and tools for successful performance in times of crises by focusing on management by results, sustainable development, business continuity, and the requirements of change.
Dr. Tariq spoke in the workshop on several main topics, including: an introduction to the challenges in the era of crises, developing personal and administrative skills when dealing with institutional crises, the concepts of risks, crises and disasters and their effects on institutions and the challenges of the era of globalization, effective methods in managing risks and crises, and preparing the necessary alternative plans. To confront institutional crises to ensure that institutional work proceeds at an appropriate, dynamic pace.
The workshop witnessed practical programs through the formation of groups of participants and presenting some of the problems and crises that many institutions and companies may be exposed to and how to find appropriate solutions to them.