Her Highness Sheikha Shamma bint Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Executive Director of UAE Independent Climate Change Accelerators, has received the Young Leaders in the Field of Climate Change award from TRENDS Research & Advisory.

Her Highness received the award while participating in the TRENDS Research & Advisory–Atlantic Council second annual conference, under the theme Sustainable Security of the Middle East: Climate Change Challenges and Prospects, in Washington DC.