Hamdan bin Mohammed: Mohammed bin Rashid for Dubai Building Code vision
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council, affirmed that relieving citizens, residents and investors is at the top of the priorities of the Dubai government, embodying the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler Dubai, may God protect him, aims to achieve the well-being and decent life of citizens and residents in Dubai and to enhance its position as an attractive environment for investment, stressing the keenness of the Dubai government to develop its services to keep pace with the aspirations of community members through continuous improvement in all government services and access to leadership levels, and in a way that contributes In advancing the development process and consolidating the high model presented by Dubai in the field of government work.
Dubai Building Code Project
Hamdan bin Mohammed: We work with the vision of Mohammed bin Rashid for the welfare of citizens and residents
His Highness the Crown Prince of Dubai said: “The well-being of the human being is a major goal that we seek to achieve through an integrated system of services that we do not stop developing and improving its quality. This always encourages us to creativity and innovation in providing services and launching initiatives to create a better future for people who deserve better.
Dubai Building Code project and Community needs
His Highness Hamdan bin Mohammed directed the necessity of permanent interaction with the needs of community members and work to achieve their happiness and well-being and improve their quality of life.
Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed pointed out that neighbourhood councils enhance the status of traditional councils in our culture, as they have always been a place for members of society and officials to meet to discuss various topics related to their daily lives and come up with ideas and initiatives that serve community members and achieve them. Comfort and happiness.
His Highness said in a blog post on his official Twitter account: “The directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid are clear on the necessity for the official to be present in the field and to see the needs of community members. The Dubai government is committed to implementing this approach and spares no effort to develop and improve its services in a manner that takes into account the aspirations. The citizen and resident achieve happiness for all … and we continue to provide the best.
His Highness added: “During the meeting of the Executive Council of the Al Khawaneej Council, we adopted the“ Dubai Building Code ”to replace the current building requirements in order to reduce construction costs and make it easier for citizens and investors. We reviewed the results of the sixth social survey in the emirate, which supports the government work system and strengthens its outputs to serve the community.
Dubai Building Code project aims
During its meeting, the Executive Council approved the “Dubai Building Code” project to replace all current building requirements. The Dubai Building Code project involves issuing a unified building code that supports sustainable growth in the Emirate of Dubai and stimulates creativity and innovation in building design, to attract global investments and achieve leadership and flexibility in designing and constructing buildings in a way that serves the diversity of projects in Dubai in the present and future.
The main objective of the “Dubai Building Code” is to reduce the cost of construction for citizens and investors, in order to push towards reducing the financial burden on them by facilitating the requirements and making them more flexible. The “Dubai Building Code” is considered as a set of comprehensive design requirements for all types of buildings, and was developed according to the most sophisticated Global practices, in a manner that takes into account Dubai’s environment and its privacy, and aims to unify design requirements and standards for all licensing agencies and service departments in the emirate, and include them in a unified reference for consultants, contractors, developers, investors and owners, and it has also been developed in a more flexible way to contribute to reducing requirements and legalizing exceptions and fixing them, which will positively affect Reducing construction cost.
The attendees were also briefed on the results of the sixth social survey in the emirate, which was conducted by the Dubai Community Development Authority in cooperation with the Dubai Statistics Center, which is conducted every two years to identify the most prominent social phenomena in Dubai society by including many vital indicators, most notably obtaining detailed data to measure performance indicators For the social development sector in the Emirate of Dubai, identifying the most prominent social developments in the emirate in general and linking them to demographic, social and economic variables, in addition to establishing information bases on the social situation to be used to promote initiatives, strategies, programs and policies aimed at achieving the requirements and needs of families and individuals in society, and monitoring and evaluating the effects of policies And related programs.
The recommendations of the survey included setting up initiatives to encourage Emiratis to marry and start a family and offer housing solutions for young people that help reduce housing loans and provide education at a reasonable cost to contribute to relieving financial burdens on them and helping them start their lives easily.