TRENDS Research and Advisory participates as a strategic sponsor of a Global Forum on “Acceleration of actions towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goal SDG 6” at the UAE University


TRENDS Research and Advisory has participated in the Times Forum “Acceleration of actions towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goal SDG 6", which is hosted by the United Arab Emirates University in the Crescent Building at Al Ain city Campus.

The forum is held in strategic partnership with TRENDS Research and Advisory, Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi University, Al Ain University, the Emirates News Agency (WAM), the Times Higher Education Foundation and the World Meteorological Organization. It was attended by experts and higher education leaders, researchers and media representatives.

TRENDS Research and Advisory has participated in the forum with two papers on youth-led innovation and "Media clean coverage”. TRENDS had a special Stand that displayed its research publications on the sideline of the Forum.

Sultan Al Rubaei, Deputy Head of Research and Advisory at Trends Research and Advisory Center, presented a paper on Youth-driven innovation for social change and the promotion of urgent action and finding solutions to mitigate the risks of climate change. He called for focus on the SDG 6th goal which is clean water and sanitation.

Al Rubaei said that it is important to stress on 3 points to drive the youth to take action on climate change issues in general. First is raising awareness and second using the right resources for information and third is making the right decisions.