Ministry of State for FNC Affairs Organises ‘Elections Lab’ Initiative in Collaboration with Federal Youth Authority
The Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs (MFNCA) has organised the ‘Elections Lab’ initiative at the Youth x Hub in Dubai today, in collaboration with the Federal Youth Authority.
Awareness Lecture on Parliamentary Life in the UAE Held for Students of the American University in the Emirates
His Excellency Dr Saeed Al-Ghafli, Assistant Undersecretary at the Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs (MFNCA), addressed students of the American University in the Emirates (AUE) at a lecture on parliamentary life in the UAE, organised for them by the General Secretariat of the FNC. Attended by FNC Member Her Excellency Aisha […]
Feb 06, 2020
Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs Showcases Innovative Applications at ‘Innovation X 50’ Forum
As part of its activities to mark the UAE Innovation Month 2020, the Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs (MFNCA) is taking part in the ‘Innovation X 50’ forum, organised by the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) over the course of three days. The MFNCA will use the Forum as a platform to […]
Dec 23, 2019
Ministry of State for FNC Affairs Holds Annual Meeting for Coordinators at Ministries and Federal Government Entities
he Ministry of State for Federal National Council Affairs (MFNCA) organised the Annual Meeting for Coordinators at Ministries and Federal Government Entities to discuss various proposals and ideas for enhancing coordination between the government and the Federal National Council (FNC) and better integrate the executive and legislative branches of UAE Government. The meeting offers an […]
H.E Abdulrahman Bin Mohamed Al Owais
Cabinet Member and Minister of Health and Prevention, Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs
H.E. Abdul Rahman Al Owais joined the federal Government in 2006 as the Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development. In addition, he has held the position of Acting Minister of Health from 2011 until 2013 when he was appointed as Minister of Health. In February 2016, the name of the Ministry of Health was changed to Ministry of Health and Prevention, increasing the responsibilities of the ministry to focus on prevention and protection of society from diseases in addition to regulating the health sector. He has been also appointed as Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs following the Cabinet reshuffle of October 2017Read More
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The Ministry of State for Federal National Council (FNC) Affairs was established by Federal Decree No. 10 of 2006. Issued on February 11, 2006, the decree provided for the formation of the Council of Ministers, including, for the first time, a Minister dedicated to tending to the affairs of the Federal National Council. The new position was created after the UAE’s leadership voiced its desire to find more effective communication and coordination channels between the FNC and the Government.
- Coordinating between the Government and the Federal National Council with regards to the Council’s jurisdiction.
- Participating in the drafting of legislation pertaining to the role of the Federal National Council.
- Supervising media affairs and coverage of parliamentary life.
- All other functions vested in the Ministry of FNC Affairs by virtue of laws, regulations and decisions of the Council of Ministers.
Strengthening the relationship between the Government and the Federal National Council and promoting political participation.
We have a unique and innovative approach to developing cooperation between the executive and legislative authorities in the UAE, and to promoting political participation, all in an effort to spread happiness among the people of the UAE.
- Foster a more efficient and effective cooperation and coordination between the Government and the Federal National Council.
- Promote political participation among citizens.
- Provide administrative services that meet the highest standards of quality, efficiency and transparency.
- Establish a culture of innovation in the workplace.