Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) is a global platform for accelerating the world’s sustainable development.
The week brings together a unique fusion of policymakers, industry specialists, technology pioneers and the next generation of sustainability leaders. Through its initiatives and events, ADSW is a catalyst for sharing knowledge, implementing strategies and delivering solutions to drive human progress.
The goal of the ADSW is to accelerate the transition towards a more sustainable and inclusive world through action while strengthening the UAE’s position as the global leader in sustainable development.
In the past 12 years, the participants have increased considerably where in 2008 countries that participated were 84 with about 11, 000 thousand individuals, a number that last year increased to 175 countries and about 38, 000 people.
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2020 started yesterday on 11 and will end on 18 January. Throughout the week, participants will explore ways of how governments and businesses can unlock the potential for accelerating sustainable development through the adoption of innovative technologies and the development of new skills.