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How will this inspire the youth of the UAE?

How will this inspire the youth of the UAE?

A new awareness campaign will inspire and encourage youngsters aged 15 to 25 to explore the country’s natural heritage. The programme dubbed Connect with Nature, is a partnership between the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD), Emirates Nature-WWF and the …

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Is your next holiday destination social media worthy?

Is your next holiday destination social media worthy?

New data has revealed that a significant number of holidaymakers in the UAE plan their next trip based on social media. The Travel Habits 2.0: Travelling in the Age of Social Media study, completed by insurance company RSA in collaboration …

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Do you have what it takes to run for a good cause

Do you have what it takes to run for a good cause

People in Abu Dhabi can do their part for cancer research with the return of a popular sporting event. Open to people of all abilities, the 22nd edition of the Terry Fox Run will be held in the capital on …

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What you need to know about the amended animal welfare act

What you need to know about the amended animal welfare act

New regulations by the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment have been launched to improve the wellbeing of animals in the UAE. A series of amendments have now been added to the 2007 federal laws on animal welfare to ensure …

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How bad is the pollution in the capital? This survey clears the air

How bad is the pollution in the capital? This survey clears the air

A comprehensive new study has examined the main contributors to air pollution in Abu Dhabi. The first-of-its-kind Abu Dhabi Air Emissions Inventory, carried out by the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi (EAD), has identified the location and intensity of every …

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Why peaceful coexistence in the community is the ultimate goal for next year

Why peaceful coexistence in the community is the ultimate goal for next year

The UAE government has declared 2019 as the Year of Tolerance. Highlighting the UAE as a global capital for acceptance and peace, the Year of Tolerance will be an extension of the 2018 theme of Year of Zayed and will …

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Can Al Ain FC be the best in the world?

Can Al Ain FC be the best in the world?

The UAE’s representatives in the FIFA Club World Cup have made it to the final of the competition.  Al Ain FC defeated Copa Libertadores champions River Plate in a penalty shootout in the semi-final at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium, Al …

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The latest on the Pope’s visit next year

The latest on the Pope’s visit next year

A large public mass has been announced to mark Pop Francis’ visit to Abu Dhabi in February. Due to take place on 5th February at Zayed Sports City from 10.30am, around 100,000 people are expected to attend the act of …

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Creative talent will flourish with this new initiative

Creative talent will flourish with this new initiative

Gifted art students in the capital will have the opportunity to develop their skills with a returning training platform. A total of 120 students will be enrolled in the 2019 Talent Development Programme for Visual and Performing Arts, organised by …

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What inspired these youngsters to go green?

What inspired these youngsters to go green?

Reducing our dependence on single use plastic is the focus of a returning environmental initiative. The second Drop It Youth (DIY) campaign, launched by social enterprise Goumbook, is aiming to inspire young people in the capital to fight plastic pollution …

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