H.E. Abdullah al-Falasi urged DGHR's employees to read because reading is crucial in human life. It is the key to knowledge and the way of advancement. Employees should devote time for reading; especially useful books that help them gain skills in their specialities and in their working life.
There was a lecture about career tolerance, presented by the lecturer and trainer Fahd Heikal. The lecturer addressed concepts and applications of professional tolerance and staff roles and focused on aspects of functional tolerance and its importance as a positive habit in the working environment.
The National Reading MonthInitiative was carried out in implementation of the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and the approval of the Council of Ministers under the chairmanship of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice president and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai to announce 2016 as the Year of Reading in addition to designating the month of March as the month of reading every year.