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2021 03 02 1NA

Dubai Civil Defense employees, suffering from chronic diseases, working remotely from home during the Corona pandemic, have received “Esaad” cards. The cards were distributed to them during the field visits carried out by the departments of Government Communication and Human resources within the framework of programs and initiatives, which aim to contribute to ensuring employees’ happiness and creating a positive working environment.

“Esaad” cards program offers promotions, discounts and exclusive advantages, with the aim to fostering institutional allegiance and improving, it contributes in offering a distinguished promotions package to employees in dealing with hundreds of services organizations in health, education, restaurants, shopping malls, catering, housing, car services, travel, and tourism sectors.

For her part Miss. Nora Al Matrooshi, Director of Human Resources department, has confirmed that attempt comes as part of annual plan 2021 of initiatives and programs, which are implemented by Dubai Civil Defense, to ensure employees’ happiness, embedding the concepts of functional harmony, creating productivity and achievements enhancing the working environment, stressing that initiative covers all people working remotely including People of Determination and those with chronic diseases.

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General Expert Al Matrooshi

Successful Arrival of Emirates Mission to Mars

is a Historical Global Scientific Arab Accomplishment

Proud to express our sincere congratulation to our wise leadership for this historical global scientific Arab achievement, which would not have been possible without its continuous support and kind care extended to strategic sectors, developing competitiveness capabilities of the country in various scientific and technological spheres, including (space) sector, therefore our country was able today to achieve such huge historical accomplishment, the arrival of Emirates “Probe Hope” successfully to The Mars coinciding with the great celebration of  UAE 50th anniversary.

The mission was the first interplanetary mission undertaken by the Arab Islamic nation that will inspire millions of UAE, Arab and Muslim youth in their sustainable scientific journey to explore outer space.

 While hailing this great occasion worth mentioning that the UAE since its inception 50 years ago, is inspired by the clear vision (dream) of the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and the relentless pursuit to reshaping the future…. as was mentioned in Zayed statement: (We as the Arab nation greatly believed that have a big role to play in project and researches, proud of the substantial progress seen in space sciences, due to the rules set hundreds of years ago by Arab scholars, we hope peace will prevail and human realize the risks threatening them due to tardiness), following the same path our wise leadership has achieved ( future-making projects), stemming from the fact that : ( Our region is a land of Civilizations, exploring, inventing, building and creating the civilization is our fate and destiny). As was stressed by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai (may Allah preserve him).

Thanks to both leaders and the team of scientists and engineers who stood behind this huge project for their prominent role.

We are so confident that with the support of our wise leadership and the efforts of our youth the UAE mission to the Moon in 2024 will find its way.


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His Excellency Brig. Expert Ali Hassan Al Mutawaa, assist. Director-General for Fire and Rescue Affairs has reviewed the vaccination process set for vaccinating fire and rescue frontline heroes against Novel Corona Virus (COVID19), held at Nad Alshiba fire station by Dubai Civil Defense in association with the Ministry of Health and Prevention.

During his visit to the campaign center Al Mutawaa received a detailed briefing from campaign supervisors, representing Civil Protection Department “Public Health Section”, and the epidemic investigative team.

 He (Al Mutawaa) stressed that the move reflects Dubai Civil Defense's concern about employees and their health and wellbeing.

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His Excellency Maj. Gen. Expert Rashid Thani Al Matrooshi, Director General of Dubai Civil Defense, has inspected vaccination drive running for firefighter frontline against Novel Coronavirus - COVID 19, three days long vaccination campaign is organized by “Public Health Section” at Civil Protection Department with epidemic investigative team Nad Alshiba fire station in cooperation Ministry of Health and Community Prevention.

   He (Al Matrooshi) praised the wise leadership concern about the health of citizens and residents, through its steps taken earlier to provide them with the vaccine, confirming that Dubai Civil Defense has targeted the frontline heroes and all other employees, as well as enhancing safety-related precautionary measures.

 He also praised the valued efforts of the Health Ministry and its prominent contributions proved effective in combating the pandemic.

 ALMatrooshi was accompanied during the tour by Major Abdulrahman Ibrahim Al Ali, director of Nad Alshiba fire station, 1st.Lt. Isa Ahmed Al Mutawaa, director of the Monitoring and Inspection Department, and Lady Zainah Hashim Al Hadid, head of the Public Health Section.

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         Dubai Civil Defense frontline heroes and employees received COVID 19 vaccination first jab, in the presence and supervision of His Excellency Brig. Jamal Bin Aadid AL Meheiri, assist. Director-General for Resources and Supportive Services and Col. Suleiman Abdulkarim Al Bloushi, Director of Technical Affairs Department, as part of the campaign organized by Public Health Section(PHS) at Civil Protection Department and Epidemic Investigative Team (EIT) in association with Tadawi Medical Center (TMC).

The launched campaign started at AL Qusais Fire Station and will continue in Nad AL Shiba until Monday, February 1 .2021.

The campaign comes inconsistent with the efforts and plans of the Ministry of Health and Prevention Dubai Health Authority, which encompass providing COVID 19 vaccination to the frontline and different other community sectors, as part of a comprehensive vaccination program set to cover the whole country, to control Corona pandemic.

He (Brig. Jamal) indicated that vaccinating fire and rescue frontline and employees reflects wise Government concern about the society, and its keenness to provide the highest safety and security levels.

Jamal hailed the prominent role played by the Epidemic investigative team to monitor the pandemic and mitigate its effects on employees and community sectors, and seamless efforts exerted with the Public Health section to ensure COVID 19 vaccination availability and enhancing the strategic partnership with TMC, as a strategic partner in the medical field, and other arrangements it sets to activate the partnership and stresses mutual joint cooperation.

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The DCD-Civil Protection Department Awareness Section organized a training workshop for firefighters and rescuers' entitled 'Fire Alarm System and Voice Evacuation', which is concerned with monitoring changes in the environmental condition indicating the presence of fire or smoke, in the presence of First Lieutenant Hamdan Muhammad bin Musleh, Deputy Director of Al-Mizhar Center, and First Lieutenant Matar Mohammed bin Ghdaier, Head of Training Department at the Centers Affairs Department. This workshop was organized by the Arab Company for Security and Safety, the specialized company in Security and safety systems in buildings and facilities.

The course comes within the strategic objectives and plans of the General Administration, to provide the information and detailed data for firefighters and rescue men, by modern practical applications of fire protection systems, aiming to enhance safety measures and general prevention in homes and facilities.

The workshop comprehended a full introduction to the “EST3” control panel, the alarm and voice evacuation feature, the system specialized in fire alarm network with electronic schematic mapping, concerned in giving info about the integrated alarm system interface, the front panel operation, the system handling in case of accidents and the speed of response.

1st Lt. Matar bin Ghdaier affirmed that the workshop included an important knowledge for firefighters and rescue men, in the rapid technical development of systems and technology, and in light of the great diversity of control panels in buildings and facilities, which differ from one building to another.

He pointed out that the Fire and Rescue Sector in DCD works strongly to sustain training and qualify its employees to work on all protection systems and control panels used in facilities and buildings, as it is the most advanced step in early detection of fire, and improving readiness opportunities to ensure an effective response to fire situations in a manner that suits The highest global standards.

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His Excellency Major General Expert Rashid Thani Al Matroushi, Director-General of the General Directorate of Civil Defense in Dubai, directed all sectors to focus on the sustainability of research, development and benefit from the institutional environment and the technological infrastructure in DCD, motivating the staff to innovate, being creative, building capabilities, spreading the culture of creativity and to adapt its concepts in all the fields of work.

His Excellency confirmed that DCD works to enhance the spirit of creativity, innovation and ensure its sustainability in its main and support operations, and to fulfill it,s mission to all members of society to keep pace with modern changes at the global level, by presenting creative ideas and projects that express the directions of our wise leadership towards the future, in a way that contributes to achieving Global leadership. 

This came during the second workshop entitled "Future Innovations" held by DCD, Department of Strategy and the Future, in the World Trade Center conference room, in the presence of managers of departments and Fire Stations. 

Mrs. Afaf Jassim Al Muhairi, Manager of Strategy and Future Department, pointed and stressed civil defense innovations according to sectors and departments, matching the requirements of the innovation standard of the Dubai Government Excellence Award. 

She also explained that the workshop dealt in detail with the initiatives and innovations of the development sectors in the presence of His Excellency Major General Expert Rashid Thani Al Matroushi, Director-General, whose presence constituted an important and significant addition, as he stressed the need to keep pace with the development of modern science and technology and employ them in new specialized initiatives and innovations, and to harness them in the service of community members to achieve goals and the vision of the UAE Government aimed at enhancing competitiveness at the global level, inlining with the wise leadership's directions in preparing for the next 50 years.


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The General Directorate of Dubai Civil Defense, the Government Communication Department "Community Service Department", organized an event entitled "The Little Fireman", within the activities of the Dubai Shopping Festival at "Last Exit Al Khawaneej", which will continue until January 21st, 2021.

The event included many educational and entertainment paragraphs, with which young firefighters interacted enthusiastically in competitions by answering questions related to prevention and safety to win prizes and gifts.

The youngsters had been taught about the nature of the work of firefighters and rescuers, the seriousness of their field tasks that they carry out, and the contents of the noble goals for which they sacrifice to protect lives and properties. The event was held with interactive presentations on fire safety guidelines, and practical steps for dealing in various cases and methods of using household fire extinguishing tools.

Major Dr. Ahmed Yusef Al Shangeeti, Director of the Government Communication Department, emphasized that the participation of the DCD in Shopping Festival, comes as part of its community strategy to consolidate awareness of safety and fire prevention, as a prevailing culture and behavior among all segments of society in order to give educational and awareness programs for positive interaction with various Accident cases to ensure their safety.

He pointed out that children represent the main pillar of societies, and we attach the utmost importance to protecting them from risks in our preventive strategy and to enhance safety measures for them in schools, tourist facades, shopping centers, and various sites, through various activities such as awareness lectures, drawings, and posters that enable them to protect themselves and deal positively with discretions in emergency cases.

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The General Directorate of Dubai Civil Defense, Department of Strategy and the Future, held a workshop entitled. "Future innovations" for public administration sectors, at the conference hall of the World Trade Center, in the presence of managers of departments and fire stations.

The workshop comes within the strategic plans of the DCD to anticipate the future and adopt innovations and pioneering projects in the specialized field, and in implementation of the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Ruler of Dubai, "may God protect him", to intensify national efforts and enhance integration and coordination at all levels to define Future trends and offering innovations and creative initiatives in preparation for the next fifty years.

During the Workshop, Mrs. Afaf Jassim Al Muheiri, Director of Strategy and Future Department, reviewed the most important proposals and pioneering business models in the Civil Defense, identifying the added value and ideas of all innovations and linking them to the strategic plan and achieving global competitiveness and leadership at the level of all indicators.

Mrs. Afaf Al Muheiri confirmed that the workshop reflects the directions of DCD, led by His Excellency Major General. Expert. Rashid Thani Al Matroushi, in implementing the National Agenda and consolidating unique initiatives in the field of fire and rescue, in order to achieve excellence and professionalism.

She indicated that the workshop dealt with many new ideas and initiatives to keep pace with the immediate and future goals according to our ambitious strategic plans, in line with global innovations and inventions that serve humanity and contribute to its happiness and well-being.

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