The National Election Committee held its first meeting under the leadership of Abdul Rahman Mohammed Nasser Al Owais, Minister of State for the Federal National Council and Chair of the National Election Committee to discuss the latest developments and preparation and preparation for the upcoming elections.
The meeting was attended by the following members: Ahmed Jumaa Al Zaabi, Minister of Higher Council Affairs, Sultan Saeed Al Badi Minister of Justice, Noura Bint Mohammed Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, Shama Binti Suhail Bin Fares Al Mazrouei, Minister of Youth Affairs Director General Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA), Tareq Hilal Lootah, Deputy Minister of State for the Federal National Council, and Brigadier Mansour Ahmed Al Dhaheri, Acting Director General of Federal Authority for Identity and Nationality, besides Mohammed S. Deputy Assistant Secretary General of the Council of Ministers, Dr. Saeed Mohammed Al-Ghafli, Assistant Deputy Minister for Federal National Council Affairs at the State Ministry of Federal Federal Council Affairs, along with Advisor Ahmed Mohammed Al-Khattari and Advisor Dr. Mansour Bin Nassar.
At the beginning of the meeting, Abdul Rahman Mohammed Nasser Al Owais congratulated the members on their election as members of the National Election Commission, hoping they were successful in their duties and serving their country. He stressed that the presence of these elite members along with their diverse fields of work was a qualitative addition will contribute to achieving Integration, and recording further national achievements in the trial of parliamentary elections.
He stressed that the UAE was pursuing a political empowerment program launched by His Excellency Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, in 2005 on the occasion of the 34th National Day of the Unitary State to build parliamentary experience in line with the distinctiveness of UAE society. And contribute to activating their role in preserving achievement and maintaining results and motivating them to participate in achieving sustainable development at all levels.
He added: "The UAE follows a gradual political empowerment program to build a culture of political participation that maintains results and supports continued achievement to achieve new horizons of national action and contributes to achieving a vision of good leadership by building advanced societies where citizens are active contributors to progress and prosperity, which is witnessed by the UAE in all fields and at all levels.
"The previous electoral experience was a qualitative change in the implementation of the empowerment program launched by His Excellency the President of the Country. The value of the Shura has clearly been shown as an established value in the community and a key element in building a prosperous society based on sons." The generation.
During the meeting, the Committee praised the decision of His Holiness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, to increase the representation of women in the Federal National Council by half, reflecting the trustworthiness of leadership in the role of women in advancing the development process and persistence in using all segments of society . To create a better future where the UAE will be the first in the world in all fields.
The National Election Committee reviews the decision of His Holiness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State of Qatar, to amend some provisions of the Presidential Decree UAE No. 3 of 2006 concerning how to elect UAE representatives in the Federal National Council.
The meeting also included the adoption of the establishment of the National Election Commission's main committee, the mechanism for the formation of electoral bodies, namely the Emirates Committee, Security Committee, Media Committee, Media Committee, Election Management Committee and Smart System Committee discussed.
The NEC also reviewed the timetable proposed for the election, reviewed the most important figures and statistics related to the 2015 FNC election, reviewed the work of the Technical and Technical Committee during the last period, and discussed the subject of the budget from the Committee's duties.