Protect Our Water, Air and Land ​​

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  1. Conserve Groundwater and Actively Contribute to Integrated Water Management in Abu Dhabi
    1. Ensure comprehensive understanding of groundwater resources in Abu Dhabi
    2. Educate & positively influence stakeholders on groundwater related topics and issues
    3. Explore innovative solutions to conserve groundwater and optimise its use in Abu Dhabi
    4. Strengthen and enforce legal and regulatory framework for groundwater
    5. Play an active role in advancing integrated water management
  2. Protect Air Quality
    1. Establish effective coordination mechanisms with key stakeholders and align on common policies and plans for air quality and noise in Abu Dhabi
    2. Strengthen legal and regulatory framework for air quality and noise
    3. Build a strong and comprehensive understanding and improve analysis of ambient air quality and noise
    4. Work with relevant stakeholders to educate and advance knowledge on air quality and noise issues
  3. Mitigate Climate Change and Adapt to its Impacts
    1. Improve and build comprehensive understanding and knowledge about climate change and its impacts
    2. Strengthen regulatory framework for climate change mitigation in Abu Dhabi and encourage adoption of mitigating measures
    3. Ensure adaptive management to protect Abu Dhabi’s ecosystems and vulnerable environmentally valued land from climate change impacts
    4. Liaise with Local and Federal Governments to drive collective action against climate change​
  4. Ensure Integrated Management of Waste in Abu Dhabi to Protect the Environment
    1. Ensure development of integrated waste plans & policies and enhance stakeholder coordination mechanisms
    2. Improve waste regulatory framework and ensure effective enforcement
    3. Enhance availability and reliability of waste data and information
    4. Support awareness and education on waste reduction, reuse and recycling across key sectors
  5. Protect Quality of Marine Water to Preserve Ecosystems and Public Health
    1. Strengthen planning around marine water quality and effectively influence key stakeholder decisions
    2. Ensure comprehensive understanding, knowledge and awareness building about marine water quality in Abu Dhabi
    3. Improve marine water quality regulatory controls and compliance
    4. Play an effective role in ensuring preparedness, response and restoration against marine water incidents and emergencies to protect society and the environment
  6. Ensure Sustainable and Integrated Approaches to Protecting Land and Soil
    1. Strengthen policy and planning framework around soil quality and effectively influence key stakeholder decisions
    2. Improve and enforce regulatory framework for soil quality
    3. Ensure comprehensive understanding, knowledge and awareness building about soil quality in Abu Dhabi
    4. Play an effective role in ensuring land contamination management and restoration​​
Last Modified Date : 8/15/2016 11:19 AM

PROTECT OUR WATER, AIR AND LAND

preserving our heritage. protecting our future.