Yesterday, the 24th session of the “International Federation of Judicial Commissioners”, organized by Dubai Courts under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance and Chairman of the Dubai Judicial Council, kicked off in Dubai yesterday, and is being held for the first time. at the level of the Middle East and North Africa.
The two-day conference, held under the slogan “Digital Justice, New Opportunities for Judicial Police Officers,” was attended by Abdullah Sultan bin Awad Al Nuaimi, Minister of Justice, and Sheikh Khalid bin Ali bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, Minister of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments in the Kingdom of Bahrain, and more than 500 Participant of expert officials and specialists from different countries of the world.
In his speech at the conference, His Excellency Abdullah Sultan bin Awad Al Nuaimi said: “In the past years, the UAE has paved the way for an advanced and globally distinguished legislative and technological building in the field of facilitating judicial procedures in general and in the field of judicial implementation in particular, so it issued a package of procedural legislation regulating electronic litigation procedures. And smart justice, and created solutions to practical challenges, and for this purpose, it issued fundamental amendments in many procedural laws in which the legislator focused on achieving a balance between the effectiveness and efficiency of procedures and the speed of access to judicial justice and achieving customer satisfaction. The state completed its legislative plan and put it into effect by harnessing modern digital technology and technologies (Blockchain) and artificial intelligence to facilitate customers’ access to justice and its services, and revolutionize the technologies used.”
His Excellency added: “This legislative and technological construction had very important effects in the rapid recovery of all state institutions from the effects of the (Corona) pandemic, which was praised by many international economic institutions.. It also contributed to creating an economic environment that attracts capital and investment, as the structure and strength of the legal environment The judiciary in the state is considered one of the important economic guarantees. Today, the role of the judiciary is no longer limited to deciding disputes between the parties and ensuring the implementation of the rulings issued in them. Rather, it plays an important role at the level of achieving comprehensive development, as indicators of its success are included in raising the competitiveness of countries within the international classifications in a way Live”.