Strengthen public-private partnerships and ecoliteracy of students to drive green schools in the UAE, says EmiratesGBC’s ‘State of Our Schools’ report

EmiratesGBC Press Release

Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices, has called for strengthening eco-literacy among students and promoting public private partnerships for achieving the ‘green’ transformation of UAE’s schools.

EmiratesGBC extends deadline for the 2018 MENA Green Building Awards

EmiratesGBC Press Release

Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices, has extended the deadline for submissions to its Annual MENA Green Building Awards 2018 until February 15. The platform for this year’s awards are the largest yet in terms of award categories and partnerships from across the region, demonstrating a growing commitment to sustainable building practices.

Strategic priorities aligned with the UAE Vision 2021 and UN’s Sustainable Development Goals EmiratesGBC outlines 9 priority areas for 2018 to promote sustainable development

EmiratesGBC Press Release

Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices, has set nine priority areas that will lead its activities throughout 2018. Approved by EmiratesGBC’s Board of Directors, the priority areas have been identified to align with both the UAE’s Vision 2021 National Agenda and the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Emaar Hospitality Group and Rove Hotels join hands with EmiratesGBC for ‘Green Key’ accreditation of 15 hotels & leisure assets

EmiratesGBC Press Release

Emaar Hospitality Group, the hospitality and leisure business of Emaar Properties PJSC, and Rove Hotels – a joint venture of Meraas Holding and Emaar Properties PJSC, have joined hands with Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices, to secure the ‘Green Key’ certification for all its operational hotels and leisure assets in Dubai.

EmiratesGBC builds the case for ‘Nearly Zero Energy Buildings’ with tour of Sustainable Autonomous House

EmiratesGBC Press Release

Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices, highlighted the Importance of working towards Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEBs) in collaboration with Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) and Dubai Supreme Council of Energy (DSCE).

6th Annual EmiratesGBC Congress in Dubai on Oct. 17 & 18 to highlight human wellbeing in smart and efficient cities

EmiratesGBC Press Release

The sixth Annual EmiratesGBC Congress to be held on October 17 and 18 at the Pullman Dubai Creek City Center hotel, under the theme ‘Urban Energy: Powering Smart, Happy & Efficient Cities’ will highlight the various aspects of promoting human well-being in urban cities. Hosting global experts in the field of sustainability, the Congress is one of the most-anticipated industry events that presents the green vision of the UAE and the region in the context of built environments.