Dubai: The Museum of the Future will host a ‘Countdown to COP28’ session led by Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, President-designate of COP28, UAE Particular Envoy for Local weather Change and Minister of Trade and Superior Know-how , along with Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak, UN Excessive Stage Local weather Champion for COP28 and IUCN President.
This particular session will happen through the closing of the ‘Local weather Future Week’, scheduled on the Museum of the Future (MOTF) from September 26 to 30, MOTF stated.
COP28 UAE calls on all events to disrupt ‘enterprise as regular’, unite round decisive motion and obtain breakthrough outcomes by specializing in 4 key areas: accelerating a simply and orderly power transition, addressing local weather finance, prioritizing folks’s lives and livelihoods and making certain full inclusivity.
The inaugural ‘Local weather Future Week’ marks a serious milestone through the UAE’s Yr of Sustainability, because the nation prepares to host COP28, the United Nations Local weather Change Convention, with key classes setting the stage for necessary discussions on the way forward for our local weather.
This week-long occasion, held on the Museum of the Future in partnership with the Fiker Institute, helps the UAE’s NetZero 2050 technique and contributes to the UN Sustainable Growth Targets. It goals to boost consciousness of the numerous challenges posed by local weather change, whereas cultivating progressive discussions and harnessing world environmental management to construct tangible options for a extra sustainable future.
With themes round ‘Progress, Influence and Progress’ as its key pillars, the occasion will embrace a sequence of thought-provoking panel discussions, insightful shows, hearth chats, sensible workshops and numerous actions led by consultants within the fields of local weather, setting and setting. sustainability sectors with an emphasis on structure, design, expertise, agriculture, artistic industries and enterprise.
The Week contains roughly 30 classes, together with 20 public classes, six workshops and three flagship activations, together with local weather movie screenings, a regional environmental pictures exhibition and a local weather start-up majlis.
Omar Sultan Al Olama, Minister of State for Synthetic Intelligence, Digital Financial system and Distant Work and Deputy Director of Dubai Future Basis, will spotlight the function that synthetic intelligence can play in local weather resilience, whereas Thani bin Ahmed Al-Zeyoudi, Minister of Overseas Affairs Commerce will talk about the way forward for sustainable world commerce.
Khalfan Belhoul, CEO of Dubai Future Basis, will open the assembly highlighting the way forward for local weather and the significance of planning for the long run, whereas Issam Kazim, CEO of Dubai Company for Tourism and Commerce Advertising and marketing (DCTCM), sustainable power talk about. tourism initiatives and the D33 agenda.
The occasion may even see Laila Mostafa Abdul Latif, Director Common of Emirates Nature-WWF, take to the stage to debate innovation in conservation.
Minister Al Olama stated: “Underneath the management of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and in step with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the UAE, helps worldwide efforts and strengthens world partnerships to guard communities and societies. The ‘Local weather Future Week’, held through the UAE’s Yr of Sustainability, is a crucial platform for launching significant and efficient dialogues at nationwide, regional and world ranges, exchanging finest practices and creating plans and methods to develop sturdy options to deal with the issues. signify the challenges going through our planet, but in addition the challenges that will come up sooner or later.”
AI in local weather safety
He continued to underline the significance of utilizing superior applied sciences within the sustainability, environmental and local weather safety sectors, together with purposes of synthetic intelligence, which may speed up the implementation of modern applied sciences and high quality options. This can additional broaden alternatives for cooperation between completely different governments, establishments and the non-public sector, serving to to realize necessary milestones in worldwide efforts to guard the Earth.