Providing virtual and real platform for Action

Networking and collaboration can be a great change enabler for promoting sustainability. Networking with likeminded people and collaborating for change would go a long way to help facilitate collective action needed to address the current environmental challenges be it locally or globally.

To engage, empower and educate, EAD would facilitate the following for the participant campuses

Green Youth Majlis

Green Youth Majlis is an inter college youth run platform designed to help network youth within the country. Every month the Agency would help facilitate a monthly meeting of youth from all participant colleges.

Participating youth from colleges would help frame an operating procedure for the systematic functioning of this majlis. A committee formed from the participating youth would decide the agenda and plan of action for every meeting.

Reports from each youth meeting will be uploaded on this web site 

EAD would facilitate the logistics of venue and other relevant communication for the Green youth Majlis 

Videoconferencing

To share  learn and share from best practices , the Environment Agency- Abu Dhabi , would assist with virtually networking  registered college with youth from similar networks internationally.

EAD would assist with facilitating the link with the Global Universities Partnership on Environment and Sustainability programme for the registered campuses and also with a few other universities working on sustainability

Connecting youth Mentors

The annual youth mentor conference would facilitate learning and sharing amoung mentors. The main objective of this conference would be to explore how sustainability could be mainstreamed into higher education 

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SCI Annual Conference 2017
  • Date: March 9, 2017
  • Location: Fairmont Bab Al Bahr Hotel, Abu Dhabi
  • Venue: Saqr Ballroom A
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"The Sustainable Campus Initiative would help empower our youth to become leaders in sustainability"

Fozeya Al Mahmoud- Director, Environmetnal Outreach Division, Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi

 

 

"With their energy, enthusiasm and positive outlook, youth could be the major game changers in working towards and achieving sustainability"

Ahmad Baharoon- Executive Director, Environment Information, Science and Outreach, Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi

"We believe that youth engaged with sustainability concerns could be great enablers in helping secure the wellbeing of our environment, and in providing a safe future for our country."

Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak – Secretary General – Environment Agency- Abu Dhabi

"The true wealth of a nation lies in its youth…one that is equipped with education and knowledge and which provides the means for building the nation and strengthening its principles to achieve progress on all levels."

H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan - Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi

"A country's greatest investment lies in building generations of educated and knowledgeable youth."

Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan

"Despite the educational achievements, the educational process is an ever-growing challenge in need of meticulous planning and rigorous efforts of program development in order to keep up with modern technology and the fast-paced technological advancement."

H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan - The President of UAE

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