Minister of Environment and Water HE Dr. Rashid Ahmed bin Fahd said Monday the UAE had introduced a set of legislations to regulate the relationship between development and the environment and to ward off negative effects generated by steady growth of the industrial sector on the public health and environment.
15 april 2008
UAE has always shown great care and attention to the protection of environment, and as a result, the people in the country are living in the shade of pristine environmental boom; said Minister of Health H.E. Humaid Mohammed Obeid Al Qattami.
07 april 2008
Dubai could become a 'geo-city' to help monitor environmental damage and better deal with waste, and the rapid development of the city. Geo-city reports, launched by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in 1995, provide a comprehensive review of the planet's state of the environment, identifies major concerns, trends and emerging issues together with their causes and their social and economic impacts.
08 march 2021
A plan is being devised to develop ecotourism in the UAE, environmental officials announced yesterday. The Al Wathba Wetland Reserve, currently one of two protected areas in Abu Dhabi , will become an ecotourist destination in 2007. The Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi (EAD) manages the Al Wathba reserve and is in the process of finalising a master plan to construct a fully equipped visitor's centre, a museum and an educational centre. The final proposal will be submitted later this year in September and the development should begin one month later.
08 march 2021
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