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Clean Up Arabia – September, U.A.E.

Emirates Diving Association in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme – Regional Office of West Asia / UNEP – ROWA are the organisers of this year’s 10th Clean-up Arabia that will be on Thursday – Friday  15th – 16th  September.

Backed by both the Australian ‘Clean Up the World campaign and the USA based ‘International Coastal Cleanup’ and PADI PROJECT A.W.A.R.E. All these campaigns have years of experience around the world, coordinating groups from all walks of life, who will join together for the good of the earth.

The campaign aims to clean the marine environment from pollution, as well as directing people towards positive attitudes in maintaining a clean and sound environment by practice and participation.

The Emirates Diving Association carry this work out as, and with volunteers, who will be provided with T-shirts and caps, as well as the tools needed to achieve a high level of clean up.

The main areas to be covered will be:

1.      East Coast (Fujairah & Khorfakkan)-UAE:  both underwater with divers and along the shore with volunteers – Supported by Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach resort. (Main Event), Registration Required

For Registration, call:

EDA, 04-3939390 

Impt. Note: Registration ends in Thursday 08/09/2005 

2.      Abu Dhabi-UAE: Organized by EDA Abu Dhabi Committee, both underwater with divers and along the shore with volunteers

3.      Dubai Marine-UAE: Organized by TECOM, underwater with divers.

4.      Oman: Organized by Global Scuba and the Oman Environment Society, both underwater with divers and along the shore with volunteers.

5.      Jordan: Organized by Jordan Environment Society.  

For the Main event, Le Meridien Al Aqah Beach Resort organized a special rate for the event, EDA booked limited number of rooms, you should call EDA to book your room, First Book. First Served will be allied.

Arrival Date 15th   September, 2005     Departure Date 16th September, 2005

Room type


Contracted rate per night

Single or Double room

Dhs 600


The above room rates are:

  • Quoted in U.A.E Dirhams
  • Per room, per night
  • Inclusive of 5% tax and 10% service charge
  • Inclusive of Buffet breakfast in View’s Restaurant
  • All rooms are sea facing.
  • One dinner for one person at the Views Restaurant.

Check In: 14.00hrs / Check Out: 12:00 Noon

Attached: The main event Agenda and the site proposal.

For Registration, call:

EDA, 04-3939390

 Impt. Note: Registration ends in Thursday 08/09/2005


Sara-Lise Haith
Sara-Lise Haith
Sara-Lise is the former News Editor for She is based in Dubai.