Nationalisation and Training Award
This achievement, fourth since the launch of the award crowns the concerted efforts made by the Municipality in nationalization. This accomplishment is in recognition of the outstanding efforts made by the department in attracting young nationals to work in the Municipality. This has helped in raising the percentage of nationalizing the financial jobs in consonance with the Municipality's ambitions. The Municipality has achieved 86% nationalisation in financial positions. It is worth mention that Dubai Municipality had also won the first, second and third cycle of this award, becoming the only orgnization to win this award since its inception in 2001.
Dubai Government Excellence Award, Unknown Soldier category
Shuaib Mohammed Abdullah Al Awadhi 2. Mohammed Hassan Gharib 3.Syed Sulaiman Makhdoum 4. Mohammed Nazir Budukhan
ESRI Award for Special Achievement in GIS
The winners of this award is chosen based on the benefits achieved for local communities and their positive impact occurred through that by way of utilising the possiblities of GIS for serving the customers.
Dubai Government Excellence Award, Distinguiished Innovative Employee category
Abdullah AbdulQader Yousuf Al Muaini
Dubai Government Excellence Award, Distinguished Employee in Specialized Jobs category
Ali Ahmed Elian
Kingodom of Saudi Arabia Award for Environmental Management (Thrid place)
The category of the best applications in the field of environmental management in 2006 for Arab governments – Tunisia
City Greening and Beautification Award
The Organisational Committee of Arab Towns Association decided during the 8th cycle of this award to give first place to Dubai Municipality the branch of the award in the field of city greening and beautification as an appreciation of the Municipality's pioneering role in this field.
United Nations Public Service Awards
The United Nations Public Service Awards Programme is the most prestigious international recognition of excellence in public service. It rewards the creative achievements and contributions of public service institutions to development in countries around the world. Through an annual competition, the UN
Public Service Awards Programme promotes the role, professionalism and visibility of public service.
Dubai Government Excellence Award, Distinguished Technical/Technological Project category
Ground Water Recharge Basin Project
Dubai Government Excellence Award-Distinguished Technical/Engineering Employee category
Yousuf Yousuf Ahmed Shams