WELCOME TO EPDA CONFERENCE
Issued late H.H. Sheikh Saqr bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, has issued a local law NO (2) for setting up the Ras Al Khaimah Environmental Protection and Development Authority (EPDA-RAK) in March 2007.
According to the law, the new body shall be an independent organization that enjoys the full authority, as well as financial, administrative and technical independence in all its affairs. It shall be the sole authority in charge of environmental issues in the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah.
EPDA-RAK shall be under the Chairmanship of the Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of the Emirate, says the law, which clearly outlines the objectives of the new authority and urged all concerned government and private institutions in the Emirate to fully co-operate with the new authority.