Time to get green money
The deadline for applying for funding for environmental projects in the UAE has been extended. Bids can now be made to the Ford Motor Company Conservation and Environmental Grants programme until September 11, 2016. The 16th edition of the initiative will provide funding to on-going environmental projects in the Middle East and North Africa, awarding a total of $120,000 (Dhs440,000). Individuals or organisations with projects focused on conservation engineering, environmental education or natural environment can apply at www.me.ford.com.