FCSA Delegation Visits the UAE Permanent Mission to UN in New York
Image: Annual Meeting
of the International Statistical Commission headed by H.E. Abdulla Nasser
The UAE official delegation participating in the 50th
Annual Meeting of the International Statistical Commission headed by H.E. Abdulla
Nasser Lootah, Director-General of the Federal Authority for Competitiveness
and Statistics (FCSA), paid a courtesy visit to the UAE Permanent Mission to UN
in New York. The delegation was received by H.E. Ms. Lana Zaki Nusseibeh, the
UAE Permanent Representative to UN. During the meeting, they discussed the role
of national statistical centers in providing, making available and disseminating
data, in addition to other several topics and issues of mutual interest.
H.E. Lana Nusseibeh underlined the importance of the role of
data in achieving sustainable development. She stated: “Indeed, the
participation of the UAE delegation in the meetings of the UN International
Statistical Committee and exhibiting UAE’s efforts in this field will
contribute in elevating the reputation of our dearest homeland as one of the
most committed countries in consolidating the international partnership and
cooperation and supporting the global sustainable development agenda through
innovation, global partnerships, modern technologies, artificial intelligence
and other sectors that shape the future of UAE and the role of UAE future
generations will play.”
H.E. Lana Nusseibeh hailed the diligent and dedicated efforts of
the delegation for they contribute to the progress of UAE rank in one of the
most important global competitiveness reports and indicators.
The UAE delegation participating in the International
Statistical Commission includes a number of the senior officials of the
statistics and data centers in the UAE.
In his turn, H.E. Abdullah Naser Lootah, Director-General of FCSA
expressed his gratitude for the outstanding role played by the Permanent
Mission of UAE to UN.