The National Committee
In January 2017, the 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, chairs the National Committee. The FCSC serves as the Secretariat of the Committee. The Ministry of Cabinet Affairs, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and 13 other federal level government organizations are also members and are responsible for the national implementation of the SDGs, monitoring and reporting of progress towards targets, and stakeholder engagement.