31 March, 2021
UAE Ranks 3 among Most Trusted Governments
According to the 2021 Edelman Trust Barometer, the trust in UAE Government was ranked #3, placing it as one of the most trusted Governments in the world.
The Edelman Trust Barometer is an annual index which ranks Governments on the basis of how much its respective residents, citizens and stakeholders consider it as “trustworthy”. While UAE obtained 76% in 2020, this number has now increased to 80% in 2021 on the overall trust score.
The Governments are rated on multiple parameters, and then ranked as per the rating scores to provide the trust ranking. The only two countries ahead of UAE are Saudi Arabia and China, both having secured 82% trust score.
It is worthy to mention that UAE Government is the only Government that showed an increase in overall trust, where all other peers have failed. Government was followed by Business at 67% and NGOs at 65% on the trust barometer for UAE.
Source : khaleejtimes