All about Alliances

Since its inception AGS has sought to serve as the platform for innovative collaborations for sustainability and circularity in all forms.

Sheikha Shamma calls for sustainability at the forefront of coronavirus recovery

Sheikha Shamma speaking to delegates at the One Young World Summit in London last year. Courtesy: Sheikha Shamma ABU DHABI, 3rd July, 2020 (The National) — Sheikha Shamma bint Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan has told a London meeting that the challenge of sustainable growth must be at the heart of the response to the […]

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    AGS and WiSER sign MoU to empower women to accelerate sustainable development

    Alliances for Global Sustainability (AGS) today entered into a strategic agreement with Women in Sustainability, Environment and Renewable Energy (WiSER), one of Masdar’s international outreach platforms, aiming to inspire women of all ages to play a more active role in addressing global sustainability challenges. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on the sidelines of […]

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      10th EmiratesGBC Annual Congress discusses the road to Net Zero by 2050 with a focus on circular and healthy cities

      Dubai, UAE; November 2, 2021: Sheikha Shamma bint Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Honorary President of Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC) and CEO of Alliances for Global Sustainability (AGS), today inaugurated the Annual EmiratesGBC Congress, held under the theme ‘15 years of EmiratesGBC: From Green Buildings towards Sustainable Cities 2030.’ The Congress, which brought together […]

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        If 2020 gave us pause, 2021 is a time to act on climate change

        Al Zorah nature reserve in Ajman. In an indirect way, the pandemic gave biodiversity a chance to thrive. But we need a long-term plan to sustain it. ABU DHABI, 1st January, 2021 (The National) — 2020 was truly an unusual year. When I reflect on this time last year, I am reminded that we are […]

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