National Blue Carbon Policy Assessment, United Arab Emirates: Summary

Much work has been done on advancing and implementing conservation efforts in blue carbon ecosystems (mangroves, seagrasses and saltmarshes) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by the Abu Dhabi GLoval Environmental Data Initiative (AGEDI), Environment Agency Abu Dhabi (EAD) and the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) in partnership with Emirate Municipalities. Blue carbon…

Revised guide to supporting coastal wetland programs and projects using climate finance and other financial mechanisms

  Compared to the 2014 report “Keep it Fresh and Salty”, this extended version is emphasizing other finance avenues which can link and complement carbon activities with non-carbon based sources of financing from the coastal and marine angle, such as payments for ecosystem services, the use of insurance schemes or debt-for-nature swaps. Download Here.