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Federal Law No. (24) for Protection and Development of the Environment

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Summary

This law aims to ensure the protection and conservation of the quality and natural balance of the environment as well as to control all forms of pollution and avoid any immediate or long-term harmful effects resulting from economic, agricultural and industrial developments.

Source
Issuer

United Arab Emirates

Year

1999

Region

Middle East

Issuer (type)

Presidential Palace of Abu Dhabi (Government)

Instrument type

Law

Disclosure instrument

No

Geographical scope

National

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

Text analysis

    • Moderate 0.92%
    • Low 0.02%
    • E focus: degradation, energy, environment, fisheries, hazardous substances, pollution, recycling, soil, waste, water, conservation
    • S focus: diversity, compensation
    • G focus: audit
    • Administrative services, Agriculture, Construction, Management, Manufacturing, Mining, Transportation