As a firm we have a strong commitment to our corporate sustainability principles, and this year we joined the United Nations Global Compact, an initiative dedicated to promoting responsible business practices and advancing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Our goals include Education, gender equality, climate action, justice for all, and sustainable partnerships. You can learn about our actions plans and targets, here.
In this edition, we feature an entire section dedicated to COP28 where we share insights and intelligence through conversations we have had with leading experts from across the region. This includes articles and podcasts that delve into the most pertinent topics, such as COP28’s call to action for corporates, ESG reporting, and the UAE’s Net Zero vision.
Beyond the focus on Energy and Climate we feature articles covering important updates that look into a variety of areas, such as UAE consumer protection law, an overview of the Federal Civil Family Law for Non-Muslim Foreigners in the UAE, and from Kuwait we discuss the management of companies. As always, in our final section we continue to share with you real life judgements that provide context to the legal landscape in the region.Read the full edition
We examine a number of challenges impacting the security of the healthcare and life sciences sector in African countries.Read More
Presenting an overview of the current legal and regulatory framework governing the age limitation on employment in Maghreb region.Read More
by Khaled Attia
Egypt has shown a great initiative to the environmental cause, by hosting the COP27 and leading Africa towards net zero emissions while advocating climate justice and resilience.Read More
Our team sat with Mr. Louis Afful who shared what is transpiring at present and what to expect from the instrument in the future. Mr. Afful is the Group Executive Director of AfCFTA policy network in Ghana.Read More
This article discusses in general the IP rights available for plant – related innovations, and an overview of the laws and regulations protecting agricultural innovations in Africa.Read More