The National Committee on SDGs
In January 2017, UAE’s National Committee on SDGs was formed by decree of the UAE Cabinet. Her Excellency Reem bint Ebrahim al Hashimy, Minister of State for International Cooperation and Chairwoman of the Federal Competitiveness and Statistics Authority (FCSA) chairs the National Committee. FCSA serves as vice-chair and secretariat for the Committee. The Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and The Future, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and 15 other Federal level government organizations are also members and are responsible for the national implementation for SDGs, monitoring and reporting of progress towards targets and stakeholder engagement.