The World Organisation for Smart and Sustainable Cities will open a regional office in Abu Dhabi following a successful bid by Department of Municipalites and Transport during the 6th General Assembly of World Organisation for Smart and Sustainable Cities in Seoul, South Korea
DMT’s delegation, led by H.E. Omar Al Nuaimi, Director-General of Corporate Affairs at the Department of Municipalities and Transport, and H.E. Dr. Omar Mubarak Al Shaiba, Executive Director of the Technology Affairs Sector, joined other distinguished officials and employees from DMT at the 6th WeGO General Assembly.
This gathering provided a unique platform for the delegation to exchange valuable insights and expertise in the realm of smart and sustainable cities with a high-profile audience that included international governmental entities and mayors of major global cities. Key topics discussed included climate change mitigation, comprehensive city development, and strategies to bridge the digital gaps.
In celebration of this momentous achievement in securing the Regional Office of WeGO, H.E. Omar Al Nuaimi Director-General of Corporate Affairs at the Department of Municipalities and Transport expressed his satisfaction, stating: "hosting WeGO's regional office in Abu Dhabi strengthens the emirate's position as a global leader in the fields of smart and sustainable cities. We are committed to promoting sustainable principles and fostering closer collaboration across the Middle East and North Africa through the regional in Abu Dhabi.”