The UAE Green Festival 2014 was officially launched to be held on 16 March 2014.
The event held under the theme ‘Live, Learn and Have Fun in a Low Carbon World’, UAE Green Festival is first event of its kind in the UAE and the region. The festival will comprises a plethora of events and environmental activities will put the UAE in a spotlight on its efforts toward ensuring a healthy environment.
The Committee called on all government and private bodies to promote their environmental initiatives. A wide range of events and activities aimed at increasing public participation and engagement will run alongside the festival to encourage an increase in public awareness about the importance of preserving the environment and adopting sustainability as a life style.
UAE Green Festival is a one month celebration of sustainability. It comprises six main pillars: Green Tourism, Green Life, Green Transpotation, Green Education, Green Technology and Green Energy. The festival aims at addressing all components of the society and highlighting its natural attributes including natural reserves, parks and all green attractions.