Dubai Science and Technology, supporting the orientations of the UAE government in developing a scientific research environment and generating knowledge. In order to improve people’s lives and build a more advanced society. As advanced science is a tool for the development of societies and finding innovative and sustainable solutions to future challenges.
Dubai Science and Technology
Promoting scientific research and knowledge production
Enabling scientists and experts to find innovative solutions to challenges and support their exceptional ideas, proposals and scientific studies. In order to enhance readiness and prepare for the future, and to create a stimulating environment for scientific research. As well as, reviewing and proposing strategies, work programs, and initiatives to achieve sustainable development in the country. In addition to promoting a culture of science, research and development in the country to support the economy Cognitive and development of various fields of work.
The Emirates Scholars Council works according to a clear vision to translate the guidance of the wise leadership in consolidating the position of the UAE and a global destination for science, knowledge and scientific research. Through its role in providing the best solutions to challenges and transforming creative ideas into creative innovations that serve the various areas of sustainable development most related to people’s lives.
Empowering women in the fields of science and Technology
The participation of women in the field of advanced sciences.
Emirati women have made great strides in the fields of science and knowledge. Mechanisms to enhance the participation of women in the field of science from the first academic stages to university levels until their enrollment in the labour market. In addition, focus on the importance of building partnerships to benefit from the experiences of Emirati women in all scientific fields and activate their role and empowerment in various disciplines and businesses. In light of the increasing number of female graduates in various fields Sciences.
The importance of enhancing women’s participation in the labour market, uniting efforts to prepare a generation of Emirati women scientists, researchers and engineers in advanced science and technology. As well as, ensuring their role in building a promising future based on knowledge, innovation, and economic diversity and pointed out that the latest statistics revealed.
The rate of female enrollment in scientific disciplines reached To
- 81% in the fields of science
- 54% in the areas of information technology
- 43% in the fields of engineering
- 81% in health sector jobs
- 51% in the engineering and auxiliary engineering sector of the total citizens working in 2019
Emirates is the land of unique initiatives
Some initiatives launched by the Emirates in the field of science and technology
- The “My Best Time” initiative
- Artificial Intelligence and Robot
- Distance learning
- The month of reading … specific initiatives under the slogan “the pleasure of reading”
- Emirates Innovation Month
- Tomorrow 21 Program
Tomorrow 21 Program
The goals achieved by launching more than 50 initiatives in the first year of the program. Which pushed the Abu Dhabi development drive towards new horizons through investment in the business, innovation, and society.
The initiatives under the “Tomorrow 21” umbrella enhance the business environment and raise Abu Dhabi’s readiness. In order to face the challenges of the Fourth Industrial Revolution through its transition to a knowledge-based economy.
The distance learning initiative
The launch of a new initiative aimed at providing support for the “distance learning” process launched by the Ministry of Education across all schools and universities in the UAE. In addition, the ministry announced the suspension of all students of government and private higher education institutions starting from the day Sunday, March 8 for 4 weeks.
So, it aims to enable all students to distance learning and help students and faculty gain smooth and fast access to online educational platforms.