The activities of the 15th edition of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week will be held from 14 to 19 January in the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, with the participation of leaders of countries and governments, policy makers, experts, investors, entrepreneurs and youth from different countries of the world.
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2023 is the first prominent global event in the field of sustainability and climate action, after the COP27 conference, with the participation of about 30,000 participants from 150 countries, and more than 600 high-level speakers from around the world, and seeks to unify climate action efforts before the (COP28) conference. ).
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week provides an exceptional platform for dialogue in front of stakeholders in the world. With the aim of providing practical environmentally friendly solutions that help develop efforts to achieve climate neutrality in the future.
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2023, organized by the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company “Masdar”, discusses the future of the planet and ways to stimulate effective climate action in a way that contributes to building a sustainable world. current.
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2023 seeks to lead a dialogue on the issue of climate change, in preparation for COP28, which is the most important multilateral conference hosted by the UAE. With the aim of providing a platform to stimulate effective dialogue between various partners around the world in order to translate pledges into practical results that contribute to achieving climate neutrality in the future and making progress in sustainable climate action efforts.
On the sidelines of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, many important events will be held, including the meetings of the General Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the Youth Platform for Sustainability, the annual meeting of the Women’s Platform for Sustainability, Environment and Renewable Energy, and the Global Energy Forum of the Atlantic Council.
The official opening ceremony of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2023 hosts the global sustainability community and draws the agenda for dialogues and discussions during the week. Zayed Sustainability Prize.
According to the agenda of the 15th session of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, four main axes will be focused during the week’s activities, namely “global transformation in the energy sector”, “strengthening partnerships and taking effective steps”, “technology and innovation” and “people, planet, revenues”.
During the “Global Transformation in the Energy Sector” theme, many topics will be discussed, most notably the path towards COP28, food systems, the path towards achieving climate neutrality, and strengthening partnerships to activate climate action. climate, in addition to discussing the promotion of private sector investment in the energy transition process and financing the green transition.
The “Technology and Innovation” axis discusses many topics, including innovative solutions and how to expand the scope of impactful technology solutions, focusing on justice in the health sector in climate negotiations, addressing carbon-related challenges, in addition to biodiversity, the relationship between water and energy, prospects for renewable energy, new technology, and rethinking the role of carbon removal. Carbon in achieving the goals of climate neutrality, while the “People, Planet, Revenues” theme discusses the climate conditions of the African continent.