The EPAA in Sharjah has announced the launch of the Sharjah Strandings Response Programme to act as a monitoring, research, and wildlife rescue programme centred on the response to stranded marine animals.
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week is the world’s largest annual sustainability event, with over 45,000 delegates from 170 countries, and the UAE has hosted both preparatory meetings for United Nations’ climate summits in 2014 and 2019.
Speaking on the occasion, Malik Amin Aslam highlighted the initiatives taken by the present government towards a ‘Clean and Green Pakistan’ and shed some light on the plans for the future.
The UAE and Pakistan will also initiate exchange of information on climate change between their educational institutions, support the implementation of innovative ideas and projects and conduct joint environmental research.
Abu Dhabi is expected to cut power generation emissions from 40 million tonnes of CO2 emissions in 2020 to approximately 20 million tonnes in 2025, said Eng. Awaidha Al Marar, Chairman of the DoE.
In 2019, the UAE undertook a national climate risk assessment for the health sector as well as launched the UAE National Framework for Action on Climate Change and Health 2019-2021 in partnership with WHO.
The fact that the UAE is going to host the climate change summit COP28 in two years’ time is heart-warming to say the least. It shows that the nation is very concerned about global warming and seeks ways to curb the crisis, in tandem with
The services in question fall under nine categories, including livestock import and export, horse import, falcon import and export, pet import, veterinary products and companies, other animal consignments, fertiliser and pesticide trade, agricultural consignments, and practice of specialised professions and activities.
The resolution allows fishermen who use permitted shark fishing gear and run registered lynch boats to fish sharks from July 1 of each year until the last day of February of the following year. It also permanently bans pleasure vessels from fishing sharks.