Aswaaq joins DM's ‘Green Roofs’ campaign
Dubai, December 29, 2009
With aims to support Dubai Municipality’s ‘Green Roofs’ Campaign, aswaaq has allocated spaces in its centres in Al Mizhar, Mirdif, Al Warqa’a, Umm Suqeim to showcase models of green-roof buildings.
The models will be displayed to visitors along with informative brochures and fliers that explain the benefits, long term effects and the steps to change a building’s roof into an astonishing garden.
The campaign, which will run for a period of one month, will continue for a second month in aswaaq Nad Al Hamar community centre, aswaaq Al Sufouh Supermarket and aswaaq Al Rigga Supermarket.
“We believe that such a project will contribute effectively in preserving UAE’s environment and limiting heat emissions, and thus we feel it is our role as UAE company to ensure the highest support to the campaign,” said Hind Al Falasi, relations manager at aswaaq.
“We are looking forward to spread the concept in different areas in Dubai and ensure that people understand the importance of ‘Green Roofs’ in preserving our environments,” added Farhan Al Marzouki, head of Marketing at Dubai Municipality.-TradeArabia News Service