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United Arab Emirates
National Voluntary Reviews at the High-level Political Forum
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Focal point
Mr. Majid Al-Suwaidi
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Directorate of Energy and Climate Change
Email: mh.alsuwaidi@mofa.gov.ae
Address: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, PO Box 1, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Documents & Reports

Partnerships & Commitments
The below is a listing of all partnership initiatives and voluntary commitments where United Arab Emirates is listed as a partner in the Partnerships for SDGs online platform.
Abu-Dhabi Global Environmental Data Initiative (AGEDI)

The Main objectives of AGEDI are: - To achieve more cost-effective and relevant environmental data collection and assessment, - To strengthen and enhance environmental capacity to collect, analyze, use and update multi-sectoral environmental data and information in the decision making process, - To develop and strengthen means of ensuring that planning for sustainable development in all sectors is based on, inter alia, quality, timely, reliable, and usable environmental data and information, - To make relevant environmental data and information accessible to all stakeholders in the form...[more]

Partners
Governments: Government of United Arab Emirates - Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD) UN System: United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) (Kenya) Other: Federal Environment Agency (United Arab Emirates) Ministry of Environment and Water (United Arab Emirates)
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
IHO Hydrography Capacity Building Programme for Coastal States

The IHO capacity building programme seeks to assess and advise on how countries can best meet their international obligations and serve their own best interests by providing appropriate hydrographic and nautical charting services. Such services directly support safety of navigation, safety of life at sea, efficient sea transportation and the wider use of the seas and oceans in a sustainable way, including the protection of the marine environment, coastal zone management, fishing, marine resource exploration and exploitation, maritime boundary delimitation, maritime defence and security, and o...[more]

Partners
International Hydrographic Organization (IGO); 87 IHO Member States (Governments); International Maritime Organization (UN); World Meteorological Organization (UN); International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities (NGO)
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals
Lighthouses Initiative

IRENA has developed the SIDS Lighthouses Initiative to support the strategic deployment of renewable energy in SIDS, to bring clarity to policy makers regarding the required steps, and to enable targeted action. As a joint effort of SIDS and development partners, this framework for action will assist in transforming SIDS energy systems through the establishment of the enabling conditions for a renewable energy-based future, by moving away from developing projects in isolation to a holistic approach that considers all relevant elements spanning from policy and market frameworks, through technol...[more]

Partners
Antigua and Barbuda, Mauritius, Bahamas, Nauru, Barbados, Palau, Cabo Verde, Samoa, Comoros, São Tomé and Príncipe, Cook Islands, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Fiji, Seychelles, Grenada, Solomon Islands, Guyana, Tonga, Kiribati, Trinidad and Tobago, Maldives, Tuvalu, Marshall Islands, Vanuatu, Federated States of Micronesia, ENEL, New Zealand, European Union, Norway, France, SE4ALL, Germany, Uni...[more]
Action Network
Sustainable Development Goals