The Environmental Awareness Campaign to Preserve the Mountain Areas

The Environmental Awareness Campaign to Preserve the Mountain Areas

One of the important pillars of strategic plan for the environmental programs and activities in the Emirate of Sharjah is the interest in the U.A.E mountain environment due to the aesthetics loss of that environment. The mountain environment represents one of the most cultural and environmental landmarks that are characterized by the overlapping of its environmental, cultural, and social and tourism specificities which features the culture and traditions of local communities with inherited concepts and values of good relationship with the mountain environment to preserve the sustainability of its components. And based on the Executive Board decision No. 11 of 2014 on the prohibition of the mountain areas distortion in the Emirate of Sharjah, issued by His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al -Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy ruler of Sharjah, Chairman of the Executive Council of the Emirate, the Environment and Protected Areas Authority organizes an awareness campaign to conserve the mountain’s natural wealth and environmental landmarks in collaboration with the Sharjah Environmental Education and Awareness Committee.