Reports

Exploring the latest technologies and trends shaping the global sustainability agenda

Read the wide range of reports and white papers published by Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week and its partners, which examine the key topics, trends and policies sharping the world’s sustainability agenda

January 2022 |
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Pathways to faster decarbonization in the GCC’s power sector

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have increased their focus on taking actions to address climate change concerns. However, there is an urgent need to further accelerate decarbonizationi efforts, especially in the region’s power sector, by leveraging its tremendous renewables potential together with its abundant natural gas reserves, while transitioning away from liquid fuels.

September 2021 | ADSW
ADSW Webinar September 2021 Sustainable Fashion at the Heart of Carbon Neutrality

Sustainable Fashion at the Heart of Carbon Neutrality

As the environment is progressively gaining global attention, fashion brands are following suit by ensuring their garments are eco-friendly.

July 2021 | ADSW
ADSW Webinar July 2021 Global Health and Climate Change Inextricably Interlinked

Global Health and Climate Change Inextricably Interlinked

Climate change has not only impacted the health of the planet, but of its people as well, as the World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that 250,000 additional deaths will be caused every year between 2030 and 2050 from malnutrition, malaria, diarrhoea, and heat stress.

May 2021 | ADSW
ADSW Webinar May 2021 Technology Innovation and Partnerships to Build a Sustainable World

Technology Innovation and Partnerships to Build a Sustainable World

have imagined. However, innovations and technologies have helped in a number of different circumstances, serving as an opportunity to change for the better.

March 2021 | ADSW

ADSW Summit white paper Work Invest

The paper captures the key takeaways from the 2021 ADSW Summit (3/3).

March 2021 | ADSW

ADSW Summit white paper: Care & Engage

The paper captures the key takeaways from the 2021 ADSW Summit (2/3).

March 2021 | ADSW

ADSW Summit white paper: Live & Move

The paper captures the key takeaways from the 2021 ADSW Summit (1/3).

March 2021 | ADSW
ADSW Webinar March 2021 Gender Diversity Vital Driver of Sustainable Recovery

Gender Diversity Vital Driver of Sustainable Recovery

The COVID-19 pandemic has not only disrupted all sectors around the world, but it has also threatened to reverse the important gains that have been made in the last decade within the context of gender equality, as the negative impacts of the pandemic were disproportionally felt by women and girls alike.

February 2021 | ADSW
ADSW Webinar Feb 2021 Technological Innovation Key in Tackling Climate Change

Technological Innovation Key in Tackling Climate Change

From frequent floods, storms, extreme heat, natural disasters, and rising carbon dioxide emissions, climate change continues to manifest itself around the globe, impacting the world as we know it and transforming global ecosystems

January 2021 | Atlantic Council

Mapping green innovation ecosystems

The report assesses the value of greentech-innovation ecosystems.

January 2021 | Atlantic Council

The 2021 Global Energy Agenda

The Atlantic Council surveyed hundreds of leaders in the energy field, and this report summarizes their responses.

January 2021 | Standard Chartered in partnership with ADSW and Masdar

Opportunities and Challenges for Sustainable Finance in the UAE

The paper addresses key considerations to ensure the market continues to grow and achieve global sustainability goals.

December 2020 | ADSW

2020 – 2030 A Decade For Action Report

The paper captures the key takeaways from the

January 2020 | Middle East Solar Industry Association

Solar Outlook Report 2020

The annual report highlights trends in the solar industry from the past year.

January 2020 | Masdar

People and Spaces

The report sheds new light on why public spaces must have their place in the urban planning process.

January 2020 | ADSW

The Power of Digitalisation: Transforming Energy for a Sustainable Future

The report examines how the Fourth Industrial Revolution is transforming the way we live and work.

January 2020 | IRENA

10 Years Progress to Action

This booklet charts global advances over the past decade and outlines key objectives for a new Decade of Action.

January 2020 | IRENA

Advancing renewables in developing countries

The report reviews the progress of IRENA and Abu Dhabi Fund for Development clean energy projects.