Dubai Quality Group

Details of the organization
  • The organization has a strategy for coordinating WSIS Implementation at the national level: Yes
  • The organization has a national e-strategy: Yes

Information about the project
Dubai Quality Group
Dubai Quality Group aims to develop a well-educated and skilled workforce and to raise the overall performance level of the local business environment. The Dubai Quality Group was set up as a non-profit business organization by the Department of Economic Development under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum. The Group offers many programs throughout the year with the objective of improving Quality and Service among its member organizations. Since inception in February 1994, the DQG has grown to include more than 1500 individuals representing over 300 prominent organizations from both the private and public sectors. The DQG organizes activities aimed at developing the professional and managerial expertise of individuals. The DQG has close links with professional bodies and academic institutes in other countries. It provides an excellent environment for its members to meet and exchange ideas, information and expertise. It is a forum where all types of organizations can benefit from each other.
National implementation:
Ongoing from

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
      * ICT for sustainable development
      * National e-strategies
      * ICT in Parliaments
      * E-participation
      * Partnerships
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* Enabling environment
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
* Media
  • Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Achieve Universal Primary Education
  • Promote gender equality & empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria and other diseases
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Project
  • Group
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? No