Environmental Talks by The Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi
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.
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
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.
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.
Title: Eco reserves in AD
Date and Time: 1st June from 3:00 to 4:00 pm
Guest Speakers: Khaldoun Ashraf
Facilitator: Sara Al Nakhlawi
About the Session: -
Title: Discover the World of Turtles in Abu Dhabi
Date and Time: 8 June from 3:00 to 4:00 pm
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
Title: Youth, Sustainability and the Community
Date and Time: 10th of June 2020 from 5:00 to 6:00pm
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.
WHAT DO YOU NEED?
Laptop, tablet or smartphone
Video Call Application (ZOOM) or Instagram live @environmentabudhabi
Preferable: working mic and camera
HOW TO JOIN
Register by sending an email to [email protected]
ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT AGENCY- ABU DHABI
CO - FOUNDING PARTNER
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.