A sustainable tomorrow through the eyes of the Green Sheikh

Date : Monday 20 March 2023
Time : 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Venue : Zayed Theatre, Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi Campus

You are cordially invited to the first session of the “Go Green in conversation with talk series” titled : A sustainable tomorrow through the eyes of the Green Sheikh


The talk organised by Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi’s Library highlights and discusses the philosophy and actions of the Green Sheikh, who advocates for a sustainable future rooted in respect of the planet, its people, and its resources. The message is a call for action to individuals to make sustainable choices and work together to create a better world. The ultimate goal is a future where everyone can thrive and live fulfilling lives without compromising the needs of future generations.

The Green Sheikh also shares his personal commitment to this vision and hopes to inspire others to do the same.

About the speaker

Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Ali bin Rashid Al Nuaimi is a member of the Royal Family of Ajman in the United Arab Emirates, as well as an Environmental Advisor to the Government of Ajman. He has dedicated his life to creating a more sustainable and equitable future for all. With his tireless work in the field of environmental advocacy, he has earned the title of “Green Sheikh,” and has become a leading figure in the global sustainability movement.

He is a visionary and a powerful force for good in the world, as evidenced by his many accomplishments. He is the founder of the Green Sheikh Academy, which is dedicated to empowering leaders and future generations to create positive change and make a real impact on the world. As an Inspirational Trainer in Authentic Transformational Leadership and Holistic Living, he is helping to shape a new generation of responsible, conscious leaders who are committed to building a better future for all.

In addition to his official roles, Sheikh Abdul Aziz has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the field of environmental and sustainability studies. He obtained a PhD in Ecosystems and Cleaner Production from Griffith University in Brisbane, Australia, as well as a Master’s Degree in Environment Management and Science and a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical-Petroleum Engineering. He also graduated from the Royal Military Academy of “Sandhurst,” obtaining many certificates of Diplomas in Environmental and Leadership Studies along the way.

Sheikh Al Nuaimi is recognized as an International Ambassador of Social Responsibility and the Second Arab Ambassador for the Earth Condominium. He has won many awards and accolades for his work, including an Order of Merit – First Class from the President of Sudan on Social Responsibility, and the Mother Teresa International Prize for Social Justice in 2022. He is also active in the community, both locally and globally. He has presented many volunteering, public and institutional training workshops, and has founded many community, environmental, local and global initiatives. He has participated in many global organizations concerned with the environment, and has even ventured to The South Pole “Antarctica” as a member of the 2041 Leadership Team to familiarize himself with factors of climate change and its effect on earth.

Sheikh Abdul Aziz is an inspiring trainer, coach, and mentor in Leadership and Change Programs, having presented many radio programs and authored several books on environmentalism, altruism, and personal development. His recent co-authorship with Luke Coutinho on the book “The Dry Fasting Miracle” is also noteworthy. With his passion, dedication, and unwavering commitment to the environment, Sheikh Abdul Aziz is a true visionary and a powerful force for good in the world, inspiring many youth and communities both at the Arab and International Levels, and dedicating his time to sustainable developmental projects to be more sensitive to the environment in the United Arab Emirates and areas around the world.

Kindly note that this event will be photographed and videographed

Attendance is free of charge

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