22-06-2021To Encourage Critical Thinking and Constructive Criticism:
In the presence of His Excellency Prof. Hamid M.K. Al Naimiy, Chancellor of the University of Sharjah, the Sustainability Office at the University organized a brainstorming workshop for heads and members of the sustainability circles. This with the aim of reviewing the challenges facing sustainability, encouraging critical thinking and exchanging opinions, and building trust among members of the circles in order to improve the sustainability performance.
During the workshop, His Excellency the Chancellor expressed his gratitude to His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council, Ruler of Sharjah, and President of the University of Sharjah, for his support of sustainability projects and addressing environmental problems on which the University is working. He then thanked the Sustainability Office and the leaders and members of the sustainability circles for their efforts during the last stage, which he stressed had had a significant impact on the University's progress in the international classifications in the field of sustainability.
Prof. Imad Elseyouf, Director of the Sustainability Office, thanked the University Chancellor for his continuous support for the activities of the Sustainability Office. He also presented it to Prof. Maamar Bettayeb, Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Studies, and to leaders and members of the sustainability circles for their efforts, then presented several successful on-campus sustainability projects such as the Solar Charging Station Project for Electric Vehicles, and the Organic Crops Production Project.
At the end of the workshop, the results of the brainstorming sessions were reviewed to raise suggestions and recommendations to senior management for implementation according to priority.