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Hawkamah 14th Annual Conference
Monday October 25th, 2021
Experts in the field of corporate governance stressed the importance of forming committees in companies’ boards of directors to oversee the management of social, environmental and governance risks, in order to enhance performance flexibility and crisis management, considering that the “Covid 19” pandemic provided an...
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Compliance Function Survey Report – July 2021
Sunday August 1st, 2021
The compliance of governance has taken a more urgent priority as governments focus on ‘regulating’ behavior, expecting organizations to establish appropriate controls of their conduct and elevating reputational risk as one of the many principal risks that need to be managed. Please visit the link...
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Global Governance Voice - Latest issue of Global Governance Voice from CSIA
Monday February 22nd, 2021
Global Governance Voice:  Hawkamah took part in The Corporate Secretaries International Association Limited (CSIA)’s quarterly member magazine for the last two issues in a row; issue 20/2020 and issue 21/2021. The magazine presents thought-leading articles and the latest news from CSIA member associations around the...
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Board Governance Giants Join Forces in Middle East and North Africa
Monday November 23rd, 2020
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DFM launches the first of its kind ESG Index aiming to strengthen UAE markets’ competitiveness and attract investments
Wednesday April 22nd, 2020
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Hawkamah, IMF focus on trends impacting the governance of CBs
Monday January 27th, 2020
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Power breakfast: in collaboration with Diligent “How to get the Board more engaged"?
Tuesday December 24th, 2019
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Hawkamah announces the appointment of Board member Philip Armstrong
Sunday September 15th, 2019
The Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance announced that Philip Armstrong, Director of Governance at Gavi Alliance in Switzerland, has been appointed as a member of the Hawkamah Board effective September 15th, 2019 by the Dubai International Financial Centre Authority, Hawkamah’s sole shareholder. Dr Ahmad Al...
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Celebrating Emirati Women's Day
Monday August 26th, 2019
The UAE celebrates the “Emirati Women’s Day”, which was inaugurated in 2015 by HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak. Hawkamah is proud to support the empowerment of women through a variety of initiatives and with a continuous drive to push greater female participation at the board...
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  • ‘’There was no doubt that once we communicate with Hawkamah for a workshop, we were sure that we will achieve our goals and get an added value. And thats what happened; we got a lot of positive feedback from participants which confirms the success of the company secretary 2 days workshop which took place in Manama – Bahrain as well as the fruitful feedback on the knowledgeable and insightful trainers and experts. We would be more than happy to have such cooperations in the future since we consider Hawkamah our patterner in success’’

    Faisal Al-Modlij - GM, Corporate Affairs and Governance - Sipchem KSA

  • "We extend our thanks and appreciation to Hawkamah institute for its cooperation and the effectiveness of the Director Development Program"

    Saeed Al Kaabi - Abu Dhabi Monitoring and Controlling Centre(ADMCC)

  • "The Director Development Program was very rich in useful information and added a lot to us, and the trainers’ experience, skills and capabilities had positive impact on delivering the information to us in a direct and clear manner"

    Hamad Al - Tamimi - Osool Asset Management

  • The corporate Governance in all type of entities adds morality and ensures implementation of the best practices to fulfill the responsibilities of those entities and to ensure the rights of all parties involved, especially those who have no authority to participate in the decision-making cycle.

    Hawkamah institute contributed to enrich the knowledge of these responsibilities and the role of governance for the success of institutional work in accordance with principles that establish values and ethics.

    Ajman Municipality

  • '‘Excellent, well delivered, informative program presented by well-seasoned trainers. The training program has helped transform and empower the Board’s vision and focus our minds on the relevant issues at hand. We sincerely thank you for the training sessions which helped broaden our perspective and decision making processes. We strongly recommend this training to elevate directors to the next level".

    Bank of Maldives

  • "I would like to thank Hawkamah for the ESG Reporting training , I found the two days ESG Reporting training very informative and helpful and I have definitely received some tools that I will use in my work"

    Rania Zaatari - Head of Makassed Communal Healthcare Bureau

  • "The DDP provides a solid foundation of corporate governance for existing and aspiring directors."

    David Haglund - Senior Executive Director and Portfolio Manager of the Templeton Frontier and MENA Market strategies

  • “Thank you so much for sharing such insightful webinar. It was great and valuable to all participate”

    Shady Rashed - Senior Economic Researcher at The Ministry of International Cooperation of Egypt

  • “Good session and very well organized on the webinar about How to buffer and lessen the impact of the novel Covid – 19, to maintain business sustainability with Hawkamah - AUB / Makhzoumi” 

    Bilal Hamade - Executive Advisor

  • "One of the best webinars I attended. Well done OSB Makhzoumi and Hawkamah”

    Fida Kanaan – Director – Executive education  OSB AUB

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