Sara Al-Mulla

Sara Al-Mulla is an Emirati civil servant with an interest in human development policy and children’s literature. She can be contacted at

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Greener cities are critical to regional sustainability

From megacities to metropolises, cities of all kinds are experiencing an unprecedented spectrum of threats associated with climate change, necessitating a serious debate on the importance of transitioning toward greener cities in order to remain sustainable and resilient.

June 25, 2022

Governments must work to make labor markets more resilient

If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it is that bolstering resilience should be a priority for governments in the coming years.

May 21, 2022

Saudi Arabia shows region the way on climate action

This region faces climate change threats unlike any other region in the world. Many people have already witnessed the consequences of climate change in their countries.

April 04, 2021

The $13 trillion global gender equality gap

The scale of human suffering experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic has been grievous and calamitous on all levels. As with most crises, women have been subjected to exacerbated hardships due to existing gender inequalities in the workplace.

March 08, 2021