SDG 15 RESEARCH

CHAPTER 6: Adsorption and Desorption on Nanostructured Materials

Authors: Gill R., Nadeem Q., Bououdina M.
Release of toxic pollutants from industries, whether in the form of liquids or gases, has adversely affected the quality of the environment. To remediate the environment from such pollutants, a large number of conventional methods and advanced technologies have been developed and adopted. Amongst these innumerable methods, adsorption has emerged [...]

An integrated approach for soil classification: The Kingdom of Bahrain study case

Authors: Al-Joburi K.
Soil classification is a complicated and difficult process; the level of complexity depends on the extent of the information needed. The objective of this paper is to produce a digital soil map for the Kingdom of Bahrain. The Kingdom does not have such a map at the present time. Borehole [...]

Gardens on the Arid Climate

Authors: Saputra W.E.
Bahrain is located in the climate of the arid zone which rainfall is low and irregular. This paper discusses the approaches which response to the local context that has been implemented by the government of Bahrain to sustain the quality of the public garden in the arid climate, turning to [...]
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SDG 15 BLOGS

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University of Bahrain ranks among top 100 Universities in Four SDGs of Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2020

The University of Bahrain (UOB) is ranked in the top 201-300 universities in the Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings 2020 among more than 800 institutions around the world. The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings assess the universities activities and performance in relation to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The [...]
801, 2020

University of Bahrain Environment and Sustainable Development PhD Program

The University of Bahrain’s PhD program in Environment and Sustainable Development (ESD) focuses on environmental sustainability, with an emphasis on the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. The program equips students with the knowledge and perspectives needed to answer important questions about diverse environmental problems. Nearly all colleges at the University of [...]
801, 2020

University of Bahrain Environment and Sustainable Development M.Sc. Programs

The University of Bahrain and the Prince’s Foundation (UK) jointly offer a Master’s program in Environment and Sustainable Development (ESD). The Prince’s Foundation is one of the international establishments specialized in design, planning and urban development that contributes to postgraduate studies in sustainable urbanism in partnership with universities in the [...]
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SDG 15 Events

Conversation on Hawar: Preservation and Development

The university participated in the week of Hawar Islands. These islands are RAMSAR site of international importance. They also nationally designated as protected areas. The university provided studies that can contribute to the conservation of the land and marine ecosystems of these islands. This include measure to identify and protect [...]

Protect our Environment from Plastics

The University of Bahrain participated in the National Environment Day of Bahrain. The public forum aimed to spread awareness related to the impacts of plastics on land and marine ecosystems. The study provided an account of the public opinions toward public littering both on land and coastal areas in Bahrain. [...]

Collaboration with General Directorate of Civil Defense

The University of Bahrain has a strong collaboration with national governmental sectors. An example of this is the collaboration with the General Directorate of Civil Defense in Bahrain. This is to assure safety regulations and procedures in working place especially laboratories and hazardous material storage and transport. Around 30 college [...]
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