What we've done


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Lead entity
Telecommunications Regulatory Authority
Challenge (before)
New business applicants had to submit up to 7 documents at 5 different locations when registering their business, and the process varied across Emirates

In 100 days, 97% of new business applicants submitted their documents once and through one platform
Participating Entities
  • Ministry of Interior
  • Ministry of Economy 
  • Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation 
  • Federal Authority For Identity and Citizenship
  • Department of Economic Development - Abu Dhabi 
  • Department of Economic Development - Dubai
  • Department of Economic Development - Sharjah
  • Department of Economic Development - Ajman
  • Department of Economic Development - Umm Al Quwain
  • Department of Economic Development - Ras Al Khaimah 
  • Fujairah Municipality
  • Dibba Municipality
This challenge contributes to achieving the Peace Justice and Strong Institutions SDG

Other achivements


National Economic Registry

Telecommunications Regulatory Authority

In 100 days, we launched an integrated National Economic Registry and increased user enquiries by 118%, more than double the Goal.

Emiratisation in Strategic Economic Sectors

Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation

In 100 days, we ensured 5,741 of job seeking Emiratis were recruited across strategic economic sectors, exceeding our Goal of hiring 4,000 Emiratis by 43%

National Program for Young Innovative Companies

Ministry of Economy

In 100 days, we launched the first National Comprehensive Program supporting Young Innovative Companies and issued 52 National Membership Certificates

UAE Master Plan

Ministry of Infrastructure Development

In 100 days, we built the first unified geospatial database for four layers (roads networks, land uses, housing, and demographics) in the form of an interactive map to support the decision-making process

Issuing and Updating Priority Legislation

General Secretariat of the Cabinet

In 80 days, we prepared the bylaws draft of the Civil Procedures Law in order to facilitate, expedite and automate procedures of litigation 

Small Claims Court

Ministry of Justice

In 100 days, we established a unified Small Claims Court system capable of adjudicating minor misdemeanours and civil claims (under AED 100,000) in one working day


Ministry of Climate Change and the Environment

In 100 days, we created “SENIAR”, a smart unified addressing system, and acquired 17,107 active users, more than 8-fold increase from our Goal.