At the same meeting, the minister also conceded to shortage of agricultural demonstrators owing to upskilling
With the importance of professional development and commitment to upskilling
staff at the forefront of business' minds, NPTC Group of Colleges have recently launched their Employer of the Month award, created to recognise employers' commitment to people and skills development in the workplace.
programmes are also being offered for those already in employment in the region who currently experience difficulty in accessing appropriate provision locally.
2025 pledge invests in a range of new upskilling
programs to serve employees from all backgrounds and Amazon locations.
Among all organizations, less than one in three are identifying upskilling
or reskilling pathways for talent whose work is being reinvented by automation.
"That includes the provision of accessible education and training, upskilling
and reskilling the current workforce, and building a secure skills pipeline for the future.
Priority actions include: taking a collaborative approach to delivering skills provision; providing accessible education; and upskilling
and reskilling the current workforce.
UAE companies are increasingly looking for employees who are constant learners, adapters of new technologies and fresh knowledge, and upskilling
their expertise in fast-changing dynamics of their professional careers, according to industry executives.
There needs to be greater investment in upskilling
employees for the new world and in making the labour market better able to adapt to the range of skills needed.
Under the terms of the agreement, Microsoft will support the ministry in its vision for upskilling
its workforce in line with the latest technological trends through its Microsoft Learning Partners Program.
Aisha Bint Butti Bin Bishr, Director-General, Smart Dubai, and Sayed Hashish, General Manager, Microsoft Gulf, Microsoft will support Smart Dubai in its digital transformation journey by accelerating adoption of Microsoft Cloud technologies, and conduct targeted training sessions as well as upskilling
workshops in cloud and other associated technologies.