The Environmental Center For Arab Town, in association with Dubai Municipality, has recently published the 8th edition of the Envirocities e-Magazine on its official website under the theme ‘Sustainable Smart Cities’. The e-magazine is available now in both English and Arabic languages.
Having launched the issue, Eng. Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality, said, “Protection of the environment issue from pollution and risks become of the most critical issues facing humanity, and when we look to the future, it is a very complex and sensitive in nature, as well it relates to our daily living and their direct impact on many of our lives.”
“Therefore, the issue of environmental protection is a crucial public issue and should not leave to the governments alone or for professionals only for consideration and addressed, everyone in the community is responsible and involved in preventing environmental harm, from his position or location as he could,” Lootah said.
“We believe that the implementation of projects and eco-friendly initiatives in the frame and connected with urban development plans and strategic plans in city councils, is the key to the emergence of green cities. In our effort to practice the same and keeping with the times, the EnviroCities magazine is dedicated to be an online magazine only to raise environmental awareness and to enable maximum outreach in the shortest time,” he added.
“The issue included a number of articles on different topics such as smart cities, smart irrigation apps, energy efficient lighting, smart recycling, green apps, sustainable cities, low carbon societies and cities ..etc.
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