Transportation and Vision 2021
Creating and maintaining a sustainable environment and infrastructure is a pillar of National Agenda in line with Vision 2021. The UAE Government wants to ensure sustainable development while preserving the environment, and to achieve a perfect balance between economic and social development. It aims to provide access to safe, affordable, accessible and sustainable transport systems for all, improving road safety.
Also, the National Agenda highlights the importance of infrastructure and aims for the UAE to be among the best in the world in the quality of airports, ports, road infrastructure, and electricity. And leading telecommunications infrastructure will allow the UAE to become a forerunner in the provision of Smart services.
The UAE has set Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to measure its performance against its targets of 2021. The KPIs for transportation are:
- Logistics Performance Index
- Air Quality Index
- Quality of Overall Infrastructure
- Quality of water transport infrastructure
- Quality of Air Transport Infrastructure