Tag: ministry of climate change and environment

Circular economy could reduce plastic pollution

Circular economy could reduce plastic pollution

The country’s war against plastic pollution has been given a big boost following an agreement between two organisations.  Coinciding with Earth Day, the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment and the Coalition of Innovation in Recycling towards a Closed Loop …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Here’s why animals in the UAE will be better protected

Here’s why animals in the UAE will be better protected

Fresh regulations banning people from keeping dangerous or exotic animals have been approved. The UAE Cabinet has added details to laws passed in 2016, which rule that the only places allowed to own wild animals are zoos, animal parks, scientific …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment
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 …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment
This is a major victory for animals and animal lovers in the country

This is a major victory for animals and animal lovers in the country

Animal welfare has been made a national priority following a recent government pledge to update existing legislation surrounding the health and wellbeing of domestic and stray animals and implement a UAE-wide strategy. In an announcement made at the second UAE …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment
Why do we need to protect marine species here?

Why do we need to protect marine species here?

Efforts to conserve local marine life have been bolstered by the signing of an agreement between the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) and Delma Industrial Supply and Marine Services. Under the partnership, Delma Marine will work to install 1,000 …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Is Abu Dhabi one of the top eco-friendly destinations?

Is Abu Dhabi one of the top eco-friendly destinations?

A new campaign has been launched to showcase eco travel opportunities in the emirate. The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) has launched a new microsite, mobile app and e-book to promote Abu Dhabi as a leading ecotourism destination …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Passing of the torch to the country’s youth

Passing of the torch to the country’s youth

The young generation is set to play a pivotal role in helping the UAE achieve its future goals according to the initiatives announced to celebrate International Youth Day. Launched by Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, crown prince of Abu …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Why ecotourism will be big in the UAE

Why ecotourism will be big in the UAE

A new project has been launched to establish the nation as a leading ecotourism destination.   The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MoCCAE) has unveiled the National Ecotourism Project to put Abu Dhabi and the UAE at the forefront …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
How is the UAE protecting marine wildlife?

How is the UAE protecting marine wildlife?

A new initiative has been launched to improve conservation and sustainability of sharks in the UAE. Announced ahead of Shark Awareness Day on 14th July, the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment has unveiled the National Plan of Action for …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment
Is this the future of sustainable fish in the capital?

Is this the future of sustainable fish in the capital?

Fish populations across the UAE will get a boost with a new initiative to encourage future sustainability. The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment will release 30,000 goldlined and black seabream into protected marine environments in each emirate, with Abu …

Read More »

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

By joining our mailing list you agree to our Terms & Use and Privacy Policy

Get the best of Abu Dhadi straight to your inbox