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Role of Government

Abu Dhabi Government's priority is to maintain the emirate's sustainable growth while ensuring its citizens and residents remain safe and enjoy a high quality of life.

The government is working to build a thriving, innovation-led and knowledge-based economy by investing in infrastructure and facilities that build on the emirate’s reputation as one of the best places in the world to live, work, invest and visit.

The speed of Abu Dhabi’s social and economic advancement in recent decades has been rapid, yet the government remains committed to fulfilling the vision of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, founder of the UAE and late Ruler of Abu Dhabi, to continuously drive long-term sustainable development by creating a skilled workforce supported by world-class education and healthcare.

As representatives of the emirate’s values and heritage, the government aims to promote and preserve all aspects of Abu Dhabi’s culture and forge ever-deeper relationships with other governments and communities to help advance humanity.

The government is also working to promote and achieve long-term environmental sustainability in Abu Dhabi through conservation projects that help preserve the emirate's natural environment and protect biodiversity.

The government is ensuring that quality of life in the emirate is second to none. It continues to build on Abu Dhabi’s position as a place where people from all over the world can thrive.

Website of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan

His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan is the third President of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Abu Dhabi.

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Sheikh Zayed's legacy

The late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the UAE's Founding Father, was a renowned humanitarian and conservationist. His values and principles, and his method of governance, laid the foundation for modern Abu Dhabi and continue to shape its future.

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