The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) Launches Its Strategic Plan 2021–2023

The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) launched its strategic plan for 2021–2023 during a presentation at Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan Hall, at the ECSSR in Abu Dhabi.

During the presentation, His Excellency Dr. Sultan Mohammed Al-Nuaimi, Director General of the ECSSR, announced the establishment of the Institutional Development Office. In line with the ECSSR’s core objectives, the Institutional Development Office will develop and streamline the Center’s organizational structure. It aims to strenghten performance and key operations, implement governance policies at the Center, and collate data on the performance and operations of each department.

H.E. Al-Nuaimi explained that a clear strategy is vital for any institution, to identify priorities and the mechanisms to achieve them. He added that the skills and talents of individiuals are key to achieving development and performance goals.

The strategic plan aims to enhance institutional values by strengthening a range of areas, such as developing the work environment, broadening the Center’s scope, and ensuring its continued effectiveness by diversifying its offering and building partnerships.

The ECSSR, during the past year, has already seen advances in its institutional structure, particularly in enhancing its work environment, attracting more international researchers, and launching training programs for young Emirati employees. These innovative programs aim to foster a new generation of researchers with expertise in a range of international issues.