Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has organised a campaign to grant the wishes of its staff in non-supervisory positions.
This is part of DEWA’s commitment to provide a happy working environment for all its staff, and its efforts to support the Year of Giving initiative.
The initiative also coincided with International Workers' Day.
DEWA granted the wishes of 30 employees in grades 8 and below. Their wishes included laptops, iPhones, appliances, home furniture, shopping vouchers, and gifts for children.
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of DEWA, received the employees at his office, where he commended them for their hard work and dedication, and applauded their efforts in performing their duties.
Al Tayer had a friendly conversation with them, talking about the importance of working as one team.
He stressed that all jobs are equally-important, to maintain DEWA’s achievements and advance services to new levels of excellence, to achieve the vision of the wise leadership to make the UAE number one in everything it does.
Al Tayer pointed out that the campaign to grant the wishes of employees is part of DEWA’s efforts to support the Year of Giving initiative launched by HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and carry out the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to implement initiatives to benefit UAE society.
“At DEWA, we work according to the vision and directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, to provide a happy working environment, where employees are appreciated for their work and services.
As His Highness once observed that the fastest way to happiness is by instilling happiness in the hearts of others. We are committed to providing a positive working environment that helps employees balance their professional and personal lives, and improve their performance to achieve their happiness.
This in turn, contributes to achieving the happiness of customers and society as a whole,” said Al Tayer.
The employees showed their joy and thanks for making their wishes come true. They also thanked Al Tayer for the friendly meeting and commended DEWA for providing a happy working environment for all its employees.