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Thursday 25 October ,2018

Infrastructure development signs a memorandum of understanding with the National Archives

Infrastructure Development signs a memorandum of understanding with the National Archives

The Ministry of Infrastructure Development signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Archives aiming at cooperation in the field of managing paper and electronic archives, exchanging experiences and consultations in the field of managing documents and archives, organizing exhibitions related to the history of the country, and improving the application of international standards and standards and best practices in documentation and archiving.

The memorandum of understanding - according to which the Infrastructure Museum, which the Ministry intends to implement, will also be provided with documents, photos and related materials - was signed by His Excellency Engineer Hassan Muhammad Juma Al Mansouri, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Infrastructure Development, and His Excellency Dr. Abdullah Muhammad Al Raisi, Director General of the National Archives, in the presence of a number of officials from both sides.

The memorandum comes in the context of the desire of the two parties to cooperate in organizing cultural and scientific activities related to the field of archiving, historical research and exhibitions, in a way that enhances the national identity and highlights the historical achievements of the state with archival materials that are classified within a historical sequence in a museum that the two parties cooperate for its sustainability.

His Excellency Hassan Al Mansouri stressed that strengthening companies with various entities contributes to supporting the government work system, which in turn serves the community and supports the process of achieving sustainable and balanced development and providing high quality to the people of the Emirates, which supports the happiness system and achieves the UAE Vision 2021.

He praised the integration and coordination between the Ministry and the National Archives in exchanging information and following up on the latest international practices to benefit from them in establishing a modern infrastructure characterized by efficiency and quality, leading the UAE to lead the world in the year 2071.

Al-Mansoori appreciated the role of the National Archives in preserving the history and heritage of the state, praising the close relations that bind it to the Ministry and the response it showed regarding this memorandum, which supports and enhances the participation of the two parties in events and activities by enriching them with cultural and informational resources that would enhance belonging to the homeland and loyalty to its wise leadership.

For his part, His Excellency Dr. Abdullah Al Raisi explained that the memorandum of understanding with the Ministry of Infrastructure Development aims to strengthen the bonds of cooperation with the ministry in a way that contributes to the implementation of national initiatives and projects that have a major role in achieving the UAE Vision 2021, considering that this memorandum is an opportunity to exchange knowledge and experiences to serve the objectives of the two parties in the next stage.

Al Raisi pointed out that the importance of the memorandum of understanding lies in the fact that it comes in conjunction with the "Year of Zayed" and in line with the directions of the National Archives and its role in organizing the archives of the local and federal official authorities in the country and its efforts to preserve the nation's memory for generations and document the development that is being achieved in various fields under the directives of our leadership. Rational rationalists keen on sustainable development in various fields and outstanding institutional performance in all state agencies, ministries and institutions.

He expressed his happiness at signing the Memorandum of Understanding with the Ministry of Infrastructure Development, pointing to what the National Archives has done throughout its half-century journey in terms of collecting and preserving the memory of the nation and at the level of national initiatives, which culminated in the “Year of Zayed”, which is evidence of its confidence and ability to implement The provisions of this memorandum serve the national interest and document the ministry's march, which is making great efforts to achieve comprehensive development of vital facilities in the country.