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A Student Delegation Reviews Abu Dhabi Police College Programs ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

A student delegation from Abu Dhabi schools reviewed the departments and programs of the Police College. The tour follows an invitation extended by the Relations and Guidance Section of the Police College, and was organized in coordination with the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC). The visit...

Abu Dhabi Civil Defense honors firefighter Al Arimi for saving child from a well -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

  The Abu Dhabi Civil Defense General Directorate honored firefighter Nasser Hamad Al Arimi from Al Hili, in Al Ain, for saving a child who fell down a well with three of his friends in Al Naifa area in Al Ain.   Lt. Colonel Mohammed Abdul Jalil Abdullah Ahmed Al Ansari, Director...

2nd Batch of Civil Defense Staff Members Graduates from a UK Training Program -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

The Directorate General of Civil Defense celebrated the graduation of the second batch of staff members after completing training for Civil Defense students. The program aims to enhance the competence and skills of civil defense staff members and was held under the supervision of the...

Saif bin Zayed Heads UAE Delegation to GCC Interior Ministers 35th Meeting in Riyadh -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior arrived in the Saudi capital, Riyadh on  Tuesday, leading the UAE delegation participating in the GCC Interior Ministers’ 35th meeting of the.   Upon arrival to King Salman Air Base Airport...

Aqdar distributes half a million booklets in schools and police commands on the occasion of the Commemoration Day -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

On the occasion of the Commemoration Day that honors the United Arab Emirates (UAE) martyrs, Khalifa Student Empowerment Program (Aqdar) distributed half a million booklets, in Arabic and English titled ‘Sacrifice and Redemption’ in all Arab and foreign schools and police commands in the...

Legislative Framework on Drones Discussed -Monday 28 November 2016

The committee in charge of following up on the implementation of light air sports laws launched a series of necessary procedures and measures, aimed at activating the regulations that govern such sports. This effort is held in coordination with the competent government authorities and is...

Saif bin Zayed Meets with Bahrain’s Deputy Minister of Interior -Monday 28 November 2016

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, met on Monday with Lt. General Adel bin Khalifa Al Fadel, Bahrain’s Deputy Minister of Interior, and his accompanying delegation.   During the meeting, the existing cooperation between both...

Ministry of Interior Discusses Strategic Initiatives for the Indicators of the National Agenda -Monday 28 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior discussed the strategic initiatives supporting the indicators of the national agenda in line with the UAE Vision for 2017-2021. The discussion took place during a special workshop organised by the Strategy and the Future Department at the Directorate General of Strategy...

The UAE participates in the GCC Interior Undersecretaries Meeting in KSA -Monday 28 November 2016

A delegation from the United Arab Emirates, headed by Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior participated in the Preparatory Meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Ministry of Interior Undersecretaries, that kicked off today (Sunday) in Riyadh,...

UAE MoI launches “# UAE_with_your_lenses” hashtag -Sunday 27 November 2016

The UAE MoI, represented by the Security Media Department at the Directorate General of Security Support, the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, launched the # UAE_with_your_lenses” hashtag via instagram, to mark the UAE celebrations of the...

MoI Concludes its UAE Innovation Week Activities -Sunday 27 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior concluded yesterday its set of activities for the UAE Innovation Week.   The exhibition, organized by the Ministry of Interior’s Innovation Center, witnessed significant turnout in its final day. It included a wide range of outstanding innovations presented by...

UAE to chair VGT meeting in Bern -Friday 25 November 2016  

The UAE Ministry of Interior, the current Chair of the Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT), will chair the VGT Board of Management meeting scheduled to be held during 28-30 November in Bern, Switzerland. The meeting will discuss several issues pertaining to protecting children from abuse and...

Law Respect Culture Bureau Educates about the concept of positive patriotism and legal culture -Friday 25 November 2016  

In line with its program for October and November 2016, the Law Respect Culture Bureau at the Ministry of Interior organized more than 25 awareness lectures about the law culture in the social field. They included multiple groups and community sectors, and tackled vital topics, such as positive...

Civil Defense Warns against Extreme Weather Fluctuations and Landslides -Friday 25 November 2016  

The General Directorate of Civil Defense at the Ministry of Interior urged citizens and residents to be cautious of sudden risks arising from unstable weather conditions and landslides that may occur due to heavy rain falls and flash floods. The warning comes in line with the weather forecasts...

Saif bin Zayed Offers his Condolences on the Death of Lt. General Khamis Al Muzainah -Friday 25 November 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, expressed his heartfelt condolences and deepest sympathy to the family of the late Lt. General Khamis Matar Al Muzainah, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police, who passed away last night (Thursday) due...

A Police College study confirms the importance of administrative control in police work -Friday 25 November 2016

A Ministry of Interior’s study highlighted the importance of using modern technologies in applying administrative control in police work covering fields of auditing, inspection and statistics. The study also stressed the importance of promoting partnerships between ministries and governmental...

MoI Innovation Laboratory Discusses the Protection of Children from Internet Risks -Thursday 24 November 2016

The MoI’s Child Protection Center (CPC) organized on Wednesday, an innovation laboratory under the theme “Protection of Children from Internet Risks”. The lab, which was organized in cooperation with the MoI’s Innovation Center, was held at St. Regis Al Saadiyat Hotel in Abu Dhabi, as a...

Abu Dhabi model as major incubator of innovation presented -Thursday 24 November 2016

The Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affair Sector organized a lecture titled “The Abu Dhabi model as major incubator of innovation”. The lecture, delivered by Dr. Adeeb Al Afifi, Director of Foreign Trade and Export and Head of Innovation at the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic...

Abu Dhabi Residency Examines Innovative Initiatives at NYU Abu Dhabi   -Thursday 24 November 2016

A delegation from the Directorate General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi visited the New York University (NYU) Abu Dhabi to review the innovative initiatives, academic research programs, research projects and innovations executed by the university. The delegation was headed by...

MoI Showcases Innovations at Yas Mall -Wednesday 23 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior participated in the UAE Innovation Week with a set of innovations created by its staff members from the different police sectors, to enhance services offered to citizens, residents and visitors, achieve better response times to emergency situations and...