Entries by William Dougherty

Revamped Eye on Earth Website Now Online!

The Eye on Earth Network Coordination Unit (NCU), which AGEDI is part of, is pleased to announce that the revamped Eye on Earth website is now online at www.eye-on-earth.net! The new website gives the user an insight into the three Focal Areas that now define Eye on Earth’s scope of activities; one can also view […]

Come Join us at the next Emirate Natural History Group Talk

We are very privileged to be the next presenters at the Emirate Natural History Group (ENHG) where we will be presenting “Coastal Systems Protecting our Shorelines…from Blue Carbon to Climate Change Adaptation” Come Join Us! 7pm October 10th, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi To Register and for more information: https://enhgauh.tidyhq.com/public/schedule/events/16375-coastal-systems-protecting-our-shorelines-from-blue-carbon-to-climate-change-adaptation

360 Support of the GEF Blue Forests Meeting

AGEDI’s participation within the GEF Blue Forests Project as an intervention site is exciting and a crucial platform for sharing the lessons that we learn here in the UAE towards Blue Carbon and Ecosystem Services. We were therefore pleased to support the GEF Blue Forest Regional Meeting recently held in Panama. We provided 360 videos […]

Members of the International Partnership for Blue Carbon Agree on Future Direction and Activities During its Second Annual Meeting

– The Abu Dhabi Global Environmental Data Initiative (AGEDI), with the UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment and the Australian Government Department of the Environment and Energy, invited the International Partnership for Blue Carbon’s members to attend its second annual meeting –    Abu Dhabi, UAE: 18 July 2017 – From Tuesday 11 July […]

Jane Glavan Speaking on the GEF Blue Forests Project

AGEDI is pleased to share the latest video regarding how Abu Dhabi’s Intervention site supports the GEF Blue Forests Project. The Blue Forests Project  http://www.gefblueforests.org/ aims to address these challenges through coordinated on-the-ground demonstrations where better coastal ecosystem management is achieved by harnessing the values associated with carbon and ecosystem services, addressing key knowledge gaps, and providing […]