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The National Emergency and Crisis Management Authority


ABOUT


The establishment of The National Emergency Crisis and Disaster Management Authority was announced on 14/05/2007 within the organizational structure of the Higher National Security Council to ensure the safety of the lives of all citizens and residents on the territory of the United Arab Emirates and to preserve the property of the country. It is responsible for regulating and coordinating all efforts of emergency, crisis and disaster as well as the development of a national plan for responding to emergencies. Its work is focused in the development, consolidation and maintenance of laws, policies and procedures of emergency and crisis management at the national level. Vision distinction in managing emergency, crisis and disaster Mission to enhance the UAE’s capabilities in managing emergency, crisis and disaster by setting the requirements of business continuity, enabling quick recovery through joint planning, and coordinating communication both at the national and local level.