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Keyword Strategies for Finding Emiratisation Sources

Spelling Emiratisation

Emiratisation can sometimes also be spelled Emiratization.  While some databases and websites take this into account, you are advised to search using both spellings.

Emiratisation in Other Words

Emiratisation is diversity management for UAE nationals.  Using the following terms may help you find articles related to this topic:

  • diversity management
  • workplace diversity
  • human capital

Adding the region you're looking for will limit your search, for example try adding terms such as:

  • Emirates
  • United Arab Emirates
  • UAE
  • Dubai
  • Middle East
  • Gulf
  • Arab world

In the AUS Library Catalog/WorldCat you can also use the term TANMIA to find reports from Tanmia, The National Human Resource Development & Employment Authority.

See also:

  • Saudization (or Saudisation)
  • Omanisation (or Omanization)
  • Qatarization (or Qatarisation)
  • Kuwatization (or Kuwaitisation)
  • Nationalisation (or Nationalization)

WorldCat Search

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Suggested Databases for Emiratisation Articles

Using the search strategies outlined above, search the following library databases for Emiratisation related articles.  A full list of business and management related databases can be found at

Emiratisation Related Websites