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

Current 1999

It provides the legislative framework for environmental regulation within the UAE. It among others provides for environmental impacts assessments (IEAs) for project development and environmental monitoring (including measurement and reporting of relevant data to the Federal Environment Agency).

Issuer name

Federal Environmental Agency

Government ministry

Environment

Organizations covered by the instrument

All Companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

NA

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

All

ESG coverage- G (Governance)

Accountability, Anti-Corruption and Anti-Competitive Behaviour

Status

Current

Region

Africa & Middle East

Date of publication

1999

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Public law and regulation

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

National/federal

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