SDG13 Report (2021/2022)

This report provides a comprehensive overview of the Arab Academy for Science, Technology, and Maritime Transport's (AASTMT) dedicated efforts and significant achievements in advancing Sustainable Development Goal 13 (SDG 13) during the academic year 2021/2022. SDG 13, "Climate Action," stands at the forefront of global concerns as nations and institutions strive to combat climate change and its far-reaching implications.
At AASTMT, the commitment to SDG 13 is not merely a declaration but a tangible and integrated part of the institution's mission. Throughout the academic year, AASTMT has taken proactive steps to promote sustainability, reduce its carbon footprint, and champion environmental education. These efforts span from local community engagement to active participation in international forums.
This report presents a detailed account of AASTMT's initiatives, progress, and collaborations in its pursuit of SDG 13. It sheds light on the institution's commitment to low-carbon energy use, the integration of renewable energy solutions, environmental education measures, and disaster preparedness. AASTMT's dedication to becoming a carbon-neutral university is also highlighted.
Furthermore, this report underscores AASTMT's active role in community engagement, both at the local and global levels, emphasizing the institution's contribution to raising awareness about climate change and promoting sustainable practices. Notably, AASTMT's participation in significant events like COP27 showcases its commitment to shaping the international sustainability agenda.
As we navigate the complex challenges posed by climate change, this report serves as a testament to AASTMT's unwavering commitment to sustainable practices, environmental stewardship, and its pivotal role in fostering a more sustainable and resilient future.
Campus Carbon Footprint 2018-2021

AASTMT Climate Action Plan

Race to Zero Current Signatories

The Arab Academy for Science, Technology & Maritime Transport (AASTMT) is unwavering in its commitment to a sustainable future, focusing notably on SDG 13 - Climate Action, aligning with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Acknowledging our pivotal role in the Arab region's educational landscape, we prioritize instilling a sustainability mindset in our students and community. Our comprehensive Climate Action Plan integrates international efforts, emphasizing greenhouse gas mitigation and climate resilience. AASTMT pledges to embed sustainability across curricula, research, and campus operations, inviting active participation from our community. Together, our collaborative efforts aim to impact our institution and contribute meaningfully to a sustainable global future.

Please explore our Campus Carbon Footprint for 2018-2021, along with our Climate Action Plan and our Pledge for Race to Zero.