About

Bringing together the global community to accelerate sustainable development.

Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) is a global platform for accelerating the world’s sustainable development.

Established in 2008, ADSW brings together heads of state, policy makers, industry leaders, investors, entrepreneurs and youth, who all have a stake in the future of our planet, to discuss and engage on bold climate action and innovations that will ensure the next generation a sustainable world.

ADSW features a series of globally-significant events, which includes the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Assembly, the Atlantic Council’s Global Energy Forum, the ADSW Summit, the World Future Energy Summit, the Abu Dhabi Sustainable Finance Forum, Youth 4 Sustainability Hub, Women in Sustainability, Environment and Renewable Energy (WiSER) Annual Forum, Innovate, the Zayed Sustainability Prize Awards, and The Festival at Masdar City.

Our Vision

To accelerate the transition towards a more sustainable world through action while strengthening the UAE’s position as the global leader in sustainable development.

Our Purpose

ADSW is committed to accelerating the world’s sustainable development. To achieve this goal, ADSW focuses its program on delivering action across three principles; Global Collaboration & Leadership, Economic Development, and Technology & Innovation.