9 – Environment Awareness Award – 1998

This award was won by Dubai Municipality for its role in spreading environment and health awareness in the emirate of Dubai as well as its strategies to observe various environment events such as the World Environment Day, Clean Up the World, National Environment Day, and Tree Plantation Day. The promotional campaigns undertaken by Dubai Municipality using all kinds of communication media, its attention to the land and sea reserves, implementation of necessary administrative steps to protect them, and studies and researches aimed at preserving the bio-diversity have also been considered by the award committee.