ICDL Arabia has anchored itself closely to key Government initiatives such as Emiratisation from the onset in order to make a real difference in terms of employment and learning for local citizens, particularly job seekers. Over 7,000 women and 6,000 men participated in ICDL programs throughout the past 2 years. Out of this, almost 4,000 women and 2,500 men gained the ICDL certification. To date, more than 200,000 UAE nationals have completed ICDL certification requirements.