Our Achievements in 2019

AED 0 Million spent on Healthcare & Disease Control initiatives in 2019
0 Million beneficiaries of Healthcare & Disease Control initiatives in 2019
0 Million patients treated for trachoma in 2019
0 patients received critical eye surgeries in 2019
0 Million vaccines provided for the treatment of maternal and neonatal tetanus during 2019

Healthcare and Disease Control

Work in Healthcare and Disease Control pillar comprise a large portion of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives’ programmes and projects, driven by objectives to combat major diseases and epidemics, prevent and treat infectious diseases, and provide healthcare services, particularly maternal and pediatric services, to disadvantaged communities.


This central pillar focuses on providing primary and preventative healthcare services, including surgical procedures, vaccination, examination and awareness campaigns and treatment programmes to alleviate the suffering in less fortunate communities.


Programmes launched by entities in Healthcare & Disease Control aim to support and fund medical research and scholarships, equip cadres of medical professionals and invest in capacity-building. These areas of work are designed to shape healthy environments that enable quick and effective response to major infectious diseases and epidemics, thus, ensure public safety and wellbeing.

Entities dedicated to Healthcare & Disease Control