His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid AlMaktoum

Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai

Ruler of Dubai

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai is a major source of inspiration for the development of Dubai. His vision, wisdom and positive energy, as well as his decisive desire and eagerness to progress and achieve top ranks worldwide, were the main source of inspiration in developing the city of Dubai and creating a sustainable future for its citizens and residents.

Sheikh Mohammed is the founder of modern Dubai and the leader of the quality and excellence journey, as well as the competitiveness journey aimed at steering the UAE towards new heights and to reaching top ranks in many of the global competitiveness indexes. He was also the ambitious force behind the launch of the human development process.

Sheikh Mohammed is a distinguished leader with a clear vision that aims to drive the UAE and Dubai to new heights. He is a visionary who relentlessly works to bring his people to glory and great civilization.

To celebrate 50 years of serving his homeland and people, His Highness published the 50-Year Charter – nine articles that aim to develop the quality of life and guarantee a better future for generations as well as the 8-point mantra of governance, which should form the basis for every operating government entity in Dubai.

Translating his vision in motivational and encouraging words, His Highness said: “Besides our interest in pursuing and expanding sustainable development and investment, we are also expanding in various areas of human development. My vision for Dubai is to be the number one and to be a leader in the fields of education, healthcare and housing regionally and globally. I aspire to grant my people, the UAE nationals, the best standard of living. It is our right to be the world’s number one in education, healthcare, housing and all other fields.”