"Statistics and Competitiveness Center " holds a symposium on the participation and influence on the local decisions

"Statistics and Competitiveness Center " holds a symposium on the participation and influence on the local decisions

For achieving the strategic objectives of the Ajman Statistics & Competitiveness Center (ASCC), namely; ensuring the effective communication with the community members for enhancing their participation and activating the vital role of the community, the ASCC held , this Monday morning, a discussion seminar on participation and influence on local decisions related to the residential area, to identify the extent of awareness of and the participation of the community members with the concept of participation and positive influence on relevant decisions. This comes in the context of the Ajman government's keenness to raise the awareness of individuals about the concept of participation and influence on the local decisions related to the quality of the public services, their areas of residence, and the challenges and difficulties they face.

 

The seminar, which was held with the participation of community members, aims at identifying the preferences of the community members regarding the official means of communication and ways to participate therein, and to increase awareness among community members on community participation.

 

At the end of the seminar, the participants filled out the “Participation and Influence on Local Decisions” questionnaire, for Ajman Emirate 2021, in order to identify the extent of individuals’ awareness of the concept of participation and influence and encourage them to effective  participation and positive influence on decisions related to the residential area and public services.