Headed the country's delegation to the Green Middle East Summit in Saudi Arabia

Maktoum bin Mohammed: The UAE is moving at a steady pace in combating climate change

  • Maktoum bin Mohammed while heading the UAE delegation at the "Green Middle East" summit.

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His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, affirmed that the UAE is moving at a steady and confident pace in the path of environmental preservation and combating climate change by following a development model based on the principle of sustainability that ensures a balance between goals. The state’s broad development and development in various fields, and the preservation of the environment and its natural elements and protection from pollutants within the framework of the state’s commitment to support the important goals mentioned in the relevant international charters and treaties.

His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum headed the UAE delegation participating in the "Green Middle East Initiative" summit, which was held yesterday in the Saudi capital, Riyadh, and sought to support efforts to combat climate change and enhance the region's participation in finding effective and effective solutions. to reduce its negative repercussions.

His Highness valued the efforts made by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, King of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and the follow-up of His Royal Highness Prince Muhammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, in various fields. Especially those that bring benefit and interest to the Gulf peoples and the Arab region in general, as the Green Middle East Summit reflects the Kingdom’s keenness and its wise leadership to bring about a real qualitative leap in the field of environmental conservation in the region, wishing His Highness all success to the Kingdom in its relentless quest for the future and the projects and initiatives it implements quality in various sustainable development paths.

His Highness, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, noted the great interest of the UAE under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, and the follow-up of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. And his brother, His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, for the issue of protecting the environment, preserving its natural resources and ensuring their sustainability for future generations, which is evident in the projects and initiatives launched by the state in the field of sustainability and the transition to a green economy, foremost among them. The Emirates Green Development Strategy, which aims to adopt the green economy approach as a strategic option and transform the national economy into a sustainable, low-carbon green economy by adopting the best environmental practices and using technology and innovative solutions.

His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum was accompanied to the summit by a high-level delegation that included the Minister of Cabinet Affairs, Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Gergawi, the Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology, Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Al Jaber, the Minister of Climate Change and Environment, Maryam bint Mohammed Saeed Hareb Al Muhairi, and Sheikh Shakhbut bin Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of State, and Sheikh Nahyan bin Saif bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, UAE Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Green Middle East Initiative summit brought together prominent international and regional leaders, and the participation of governmental institutions, organizations and civil associations in order to reach consensus on measures to meet common environmental commitments, and start a new phase of climate diplomacy and international cooperation, in order to promote climate action on a large scale and quickly.

On the sidelines of the summit, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum met with His Highness Sheikh Mishaal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Crown Prince of the sisterly State of Kuwait, and the meeting dealt with the well-established brotherly relations between the two brotherly countries and peoples, which had a great impact in strengthening bilateral cooperation at all levels. Under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, and His Highness Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Emir of the sisterly State of Kuwait.

The two sides also discussed Arab and international efforts to preserve the environment and deal with climate change and its impact on the global economy, the importance of the efforts led by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in this field, and the positive effects of those efforts on the countries of the region and the world, and their contribution to facing environmental challenges and improving the quality of life.

Deputy Ruler of Dubai:

• «The UAE attaches great importance to preserving the environment and the sustainability of its resources, and supports the growth of the green economy».

• «Transforming the national economy into a green sustainable low-carbon economy by adopting the best environmental practices».

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His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, met yesterday with His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister of the sisterly Kingdom of Bahrain, on the sidelines of the Middle East Initiative summit. Green” in the Saudi capital, Riyadh.

The meeting dealt with the brotherly relations that unite the two countries and their peoples under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, and His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, King of the sisterly Kingdom of Bahrain, which are based on solid foundations of brotherhood, respect, understanding and joint cooperation for the good of the two countries. The two brotherly peoples.

The two sides discussed the efforts led by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to preserve the environment and the sustainability of natural resources in the region, through the launch of the "Green Middle East Initiative", which aims to plant 50 billion trees, to reduce carbon emissions, combat pollution and damage the soil, and the support that this initiative enjoys. A great number of world leaders and leaders, because of its benefits at the regional and international levels, the most important of which are facing environmental challenges and improving the quality of life.

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