AGEDI’s Blue Carbon initiative in the United Arab Emirates

  November 2012 marked a significant milestone for the Abu Dhabi Global Environmental Data Initiative (AGEDI) with the initiation of the one-year long Abu Dhabi Blue Carbon Demonstration Project. With the vision and direction from His Highness the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the environment has become an intrinsic part of the heritage…

GEF Blue Forest Inaugural Meeting

Abu Dhabi, UAE – The Global Environment Facility’s (GEF) Blue Forests Project had its inaugural meeting in Abu Dhabi in November, hosted by AGEDI. The Project helps develop Blue Carbon science and data management through the production of tools and the testing of methodologies that can be utilised and scaled up to the international arena,…

Blue carbon in the UAE

Blue carbon acts as mitigator of climate change Mangrove tree process will limit atmospheric rises in temperature, experts say By Nada AlTaher, Staff Reporter, Published: 19:45 March 17, 2013 View from the Eastern Mangroves hotel apartments on the eastern ring road in Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi: The Abu Dhabi Global Environmental Data Initiative (AGEDI) and…