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Find out how you can make a difference to cancer research

Find out how you can make a difference to cancer research

Increasing awareness about cancer and raising money to fund vital research, the Terry Fox Run returns to Abu Dhabi this weekend.  Honouring the legacy of cancer patient Terry Fox who ran the Marathon of Hope in a bid to find a …

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A local conservation fund is helping protect globally threatened species

A local conservation fund is helping protect globally threatened species

An Abu Dhabi-based philanthropic fund has made a landmark commitment to furthering global conservation goals with two new pledges to protect endangered flora and fauna in countries around the world.  The Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund announced its support …

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This new medical centre will boost cancer treatment here

This new medical centre will boost cancer treatment here

Work is underway on a unique medical centre that will be a first for the region. HH Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, chief patron of the Sultan Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan Humanitarian and Scientific Foundation, has laid the …

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Native species to reach new heights in the wild

Native species to reach new heights in the wild

A local conservation organisation got the UAE’s 46th National Day celebrations off to a flying start with the release of a vulnerable native species into the wild. The International Fund for Houbara Conservation (IFHC) freed 46 Asian houbara bustards equipped …

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Did you know a new type of bird has been spotted in the UAE?

Did you know a new type of bird has been spotted in the UAE?

A previously unsighted owl species has been spotted in the UAE. The Emirates Wildlife Society – World Wide Fund for Nature (EWS-WWF) announced the discovery following an owl survey in the Hajar Mountains in the country’s Eastern Region. Named the …

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Local humanitarian drive to have global impact

Local humanitarian drive to have global impact

A member of Abu Dhabi’s royal family has made a philanthropic contribution on a global scale with the launch of a drive to eliminate preventable diseases. Founded by Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Reaching the Last …

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How to travel without hurting the environment

How to travel without hurting the environment

Are your travelling habits having a negative impact on the world? The concept of travelling to the other side of the world has become commonplace. Many of us don’t bat an eye flying to faraway destinations, taking multiple flights, cars, …

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Culture and heritage come alive at the annual equestrian and hunting exhibition

Culture and heritage come alive at the annual equestrian and hunting exhibition

Fans of local heritage and outdoor living recently flocked to Adnec for the annual Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX). The five-day show featured exhibitors such as the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi and the International Fund for …

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