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The General Secretariat Sectors and Departments

Strategy Management and Governance Sector: The Strategy Management and Governance Sector is one of the sectors of the General Secretariat of the Executive Council of Dubai. It is responsible for developing the Dubai Strategic Plan and supervising its implementation. To this end, the Sector works in cooperation with various government entities in the emirate to develop strategies, policies, and regulations in order to achieve Dubai’s overarching aims and objectives in economic, social, urban and other development areas.
It also works on enhancing governance systems in the Government of Dubai to ensure effective and efficient management of the government resources and the adoption of good governance practices.

Government Communication and General Secretariat Affairs Sector: The Sector is responsible for building an integrated and wholistic system for the Dubai government’s communication stream, through policy formulation and strategy development. With this approach, the sector aims to achieve a unified government voice across all operations and support the government’s strategic plan.

In addition, the Sector reviews legislations and decisions implemented by the Dubai government, and provides institutional support to The Executive Council and the General Secretariat through the strategic management of institutional affairs such as human resources, financing, procurement, and the digital infrastructure.


Dubai Government Excellence Program: The Dubai Government Excellence Program was established in 1997 under the guidance of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to improve excellence and leadership in government processes and develop public sector performance. It also aims to establish a culture of excellence and innovation in government work, according to the standards, models and best practices adopted in this regard, as well as to raise the necessary reports to the Executive Council.

Dubai’ the Model Centre: Dubai’ the Model Centre seeks to raise the quality of public services in Dubai to reach unprecedented levels of leadership and excellence. The centre aims to encourage government entities to improve the quality of their services by using Dubai Model Centre’s approaches and tools for government services. Furthermore, it encourages cooperation and exchange of knowledge between government entities. The centre also works on documenting and disseminating best practices in public services, both locally and globally; it develops smart strategic tools and systems to search, document and improve public services in Dubai.