World Environment Day

Ford Launches 2018 Edition of Conservation and Environmental Grants, Coinciding with World Environment Day, With a Prize Pool of $105,000 Across MENA

  • New special category for 2018 in line with World Environment Day’s theme of Beating Plastic Pollution to be awarded $5,000
  • Recent winners include projects to help tackle the detrimental issue of turtle by-catch in Tunisia, a vision to provide affordable energy efficient products to Morocco’s most isolated areas, and an innovative “Nature Ranger” programme for students in Jordan
  • Entries are now being accepted from ongoing and not-for-profit projects from Algeria, Bahrain, Egyp

DEWA launches Tips before travelling campaign for fourth consecutive year

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) launched its annual Tips Before Travelling campaign, for the fourth year in a row. The campaign includes a number of tips and guidelines for customers to follow before going on summer holidays. The campaign aims to conserve electricity and water, while maintaining the households of customers. These tips help to protect natural resources and reduce costs.

Imdaad participates in World Environment Day celebrations at Dubai Mall Atrium

June 4, 2014 - Imdaad, a leading provider of integrated facilities management solutions in the GCC, has announced that it will participate at the awareness event being held from June 3 to 5, 2014 at The Dubai Mall’s Souq Atrium as part of the celebrations for World Environment Day. The four-day event, organized by the UAE Ministry of Environment and Water in coordination with Dubai Silicon Oasis, is set to raise awareness about the implementation of best practices to help maintain a healthy and sustainable environment.