Environmental Talks

Environmental Talks by The Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi


Session 1

Title: Smart and Sustainable Cities for an Urbanizing World

Date and Time: 6 May from 5:00-05:45 pm

Guest Speakers: Reem Deeb from Ernst and young company

Facilitator: Khadeeja Al Shehhi

About the Session: As the impact of environmental degradation and resource scarcity becomes increasingly problematic, cities have begun smart and sustainable development initiatives to address today’s challenges and prepare for the future. 


Session 2

Title: Importance of Marine water Quality

Date and Time: 12 May from 4:00 – 5:00 pm

Guest Speakers: Salem Al Braiki

Facilitator: Maitha Al Dhaheri

About the Session: This virtual session will raise the awareness on the importance of marine water quality,  state of marine water and EAD’s effort in monitoring


Session 3

Title: COVID 19 and our behavior

Date and Time: 14 May from 4:30-5:30pm

Platform: ZOOM https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86921942152 

Guest Speakers: Gayatri Raghwa

Facilitator: Aisha Al Mazroui

About the Session: Effect of COVID10 in our daily routine and how it changed our behavior to a more sustainable behavior in an indirect way, and how this situation is considered as a big chance for us to rethink our lifestyle.


Session 4

Title: Local plants for decoration

Date and Time: TBA from 10:30 to 11:00 pm

Platform: Instagram (@environmentabudhabi)

Guest Speakers: Manal Bojeeri

Facilitator: Aisha Al Mazroui

About the Session: Plant expert Manal Bojeeri will talk about  Local plants used for decoration.


Session 5

Title: Eco reserves in AD

Date and Time: 1st June from 3:00 to 4:00 pm

Platform: ZOOM

Guest Speakers: Khaldoun Ashraf

Facilitator: Sara Al Nakhlawi 

About the Session: -


Session 6

Title: Discover the World of Turtles in Abu Dhabi

Date and Time: 8 June from 3:00 to 4:00 pm

Platform: ZOOM

Guest Speakers: Hind & Winston

Facilitator: Mariam Al Zarkani

About the Session: Join our experts to learn more about turtles and Abu Dhabi’s massive efforts in protecting this lovable creature


Session 7

Title:  Youth, Sustainability and the Community

Date and Time: 10th of June 2020 from 5:00 to 6:00pm

Platform: ZOOM

Guest Speaker: Haya Al Dosari

About the Session: The Workshop will be given to the youth on why is it important to change our behavior towards the environment? And what are the steps towards changing their environmental behavior, and after changing their behavior how will they influence the community through environmental awareness.






  • Laptop, tablet or smartphone 

  • Internet Connection 

  • Video Call Application (ZOOM) or Instagram live @environmentabudhabi 

  • Preferable: working mic and camera 



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Established in 1996, the Environment Agency–Abu Dhabi (EAD) is committed to protecting and enhancing air quality and groundwater, as well as the biodiversity of the UAE’s desert and marine ecosystems. It seeks to raise environmental awareness, facilitate sustainable development and ensure environmental issues remain one of the top priorities of the national agenda.