Practice Profile: Dubai Municipality

01 May 2020

Dubai Municipality (DM) was founded in 1954 commencing its activities with a cadre of seven employees undertaking simple tasks in cleaning the city.

In 1961, a decree establishing the municipality was issued defining its main tasks. Dubai Municipality is regarded as one of the largest governmental institutions in terms of services rendered and projects executed.

The municipality continued its development coinciding with the growth of Dubai and exceeded 12,500 employees working in 29 departments under six sectors:
• Business Development Sector
• Support Services Sector
• Corporate Support Sector
• Health, Safety & Environment Sector
• Engineering & Planning Sector
• Infrastructure Services Sector

And the shortlist for the 2020 WAN Awards Future Projects - Urban Design category is...

And the shortlist for the 2020 WAN Awards Future Projects - Urban Design category is...

The four entries shortlisted in the Future Projects - Urban Design category

2020 WAN Awards entry: Development of Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary - Dubai Municipality

2020 WAN Awards entry: Development of Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary - Dubai Municipality

Development of Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary by Dubai Municipality is an entry in the Future Projects - Urban Design Category of the 2020 WAN Awards

2020 WAN Awards entry: The Dunes - Dubai Municipality

2020 WAN Awards entry: The Dunes - Dubai Municipality

The Dunes by Dubai Municipality is an entry in the Category Leisure of the 2020 WAN Awards

2020 WAN Awards entry: Quranic Park - Dubai Municipality

2020 WAN Awards entry: Quranic Park - Dubai Municipality

Quranic Park by Dubai Municipality is an entry in the Mixed Use category of the 2020 WAN Awards