16 June 2022
The Environment Protection and Development Authority in Ras Al Khaimah has signed a memorandum of understanding with Ras Al Khaimah Ports aimed at enhancing joint cooperation between the two sides
The memorandum was signed by the Director General of the Environmental Protection and Development Authority, Dr. Saif Muhammad Al Ghais, representing the first party, and for the second party, it was signed by Mr. Roger Claskin, CEO of Ras Al Khaimah Ports
Dr. Saif Al Ghais confirmed that the memorandum of understanding regulates the process of providing the Authority to Ras Al Khaimah Ports with data from the floating monitoring stations in the waters of the emirate, which use monitoring technology in order to measure the physical and chemical properties of sea water and the changes that occur to it, and to enable the authority and the competent authorities to develop expected scenarios for the situation The marine environment, taking the necessary corrective or preventive decisions, and raising the level of quality control operations over activities and phenomena affecting the environment.
Where the two parties agreed to coordinate and cooperate with regard to conducting joint exercises such as protecting the environment from oil pollution and exchanging data.