The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) will launch the 2020 results of the Global Knowledge Index (GKI) in a press conference in Dubai and to be streamed globally via Zoom.

Wednesday 9 December at 17:30 Dubai local time

Register here and attend the launching via Zoom.

 

Agenda

Opening Session

Introductory addresses and remarks

- Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar – Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Egypt

- HE Jamal Bin Huwaireb – CEO, Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation

- Dr. Mourad Wahba – UNDP Associate Administrator

- Khaled Abdel Shafi – Deputy Director ad interim and Regional Hub Manager, Regional Bureau for Arab States, UNDP

Launching the Results of the Global Knowledge Index 2020

- Video on UNDP and MBRF partnership and GKI 2020 results

- Presentation and open discussion on the GKI 2020 results: Dr. Hany Torky – Chief Technical Advisor, Knowledge Project, UNDP