United Arab Emirates

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Almost 90 cities issued heat alerts in the extreme weather over the summer of 2022, according to the United Nations Environment Programme. But cities are learning to tackle extreme heat – sometimes with ingenious solutions.
World Economic Forum
Thunderstorm over fields in South Africa.
One of MIT’s five Climate Grand Challenges flagship projects, the Jameel Observatory-CREWSnet project will pilot in Bangladesh and Sudan to help communities adapt to the impacts of climate change.
MIT News, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cover- United Arab Emirates VNR MTR
2022
The Voluntary National Report of the United Arab Emirates for the Midterm Review of the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (MTR SF).
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Sendai Focal Point: National Emergency and Crisis Management Authority

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National policies and plans

2017

The National Climate Change Plan serves as a roadmap to bolster nationwide actions for climate mitigation and adaptation in the UAE until 2050. This Climate Plan consolidates the UAE’s climate action under a single framework and identifies strategic

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Cover- United Arab Emirates VNR MTR
2022
The Voluntary National Report of the United Arab Emirates for the Midterm Review of the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (MTR SF).
United Arab Emirates - government
2015
The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the 2013-15 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and the ISDR partnership.
National Emergency and Crisis Management Authority