Team Building Building

Eedama organizes engaging team building field trips for you to bond with nature through experiential activities, tours, camping trips, and outdoor activities to various exciting destinations. These trips will allow you to learn more about sustainability, experience real-life examples, and have great fun while leaving an impact and contributing to a greener future!

Masdar City in Abu Dhabi

A Treasure Hunt With A Real Size Sustainability Experience in Abu Dhabi!

The United Arab Emirates is one of the world’s largest consumer of energy, especially in terms of cooling and transportation. Masdar city tries to change that problem by being a carbon-neutral and car-free space.

Masdar city tackles the issue of energy consumption by reorganizing its urban planning to become a carbon-neutral and car-free space. It gives an insight into how to design a sustainable city with low-energy consumption while still providing a comfortable lifestyle.
On this trip:

Participants will take part in a guided tour to experience a ‘real size’ sustainability experiment: They will see the city and a model house. They will then engage in a treasure hunt to apply their newly acquired knowledge of the topics discussed during the tour. Let the best win!

Mangroves in Abu Dhabi

Make the UAE Greener: Kayaking and Cleaning in Eastern Mangroves National Park, Abu Dhabi

Kayak in the Mangroves! The Mangroves in Abu Dhabi form an essential part of our natural ecosystem: they are a source of biodiversity, they naturally control air pollution and they can also grow where no other trees can grow!
TOn this trip:
This field trip, in collaboration with Noukhada Adventure Company, offers a combination of fun and sports to participants while highlighting the importance of this ecosystem. Participants will engage in a clean-up of plastics during and/or after the tour. They will have to form teams and develop strategies to decrease plastic pollution in their daily lives.

Umm Al Emarat Park in Abu Dhabi

A Sustainable Park in Abu Dhabi

Umm Al Emarat Park is an almost unique example of a sustainable and environmentally friendly park in the UAE. It is designed to include greywater recycling and water saving features, sustainable transportation, conservation features, and organic farming.
On this trip:
Participants in this trip will participate in a scavenger hunt all around the park.


Creating Sustainable Art in Abu Dhabi

In collaboration with Art Studio by Ethereal, Eedama offers a program entitled “Trash to Treasure” in an Art gallery and photography studio. The gallery currently exhibits different forms of art but is currently moving towards showcasing more sustainable art work to support the green movement.
On this trip:
Participants will be able to reuse material and upcycle them into art pieces thus helping with waste diversion from landfill. Participants will be able to bring their own used items to transform them into pieces of art with the equipment and reusable items found in the Gallery. Their art pieces can then be exhibited in the gallery for a time and collected later, or taken home directly.

Emirates BioFarm between Dubai & Al Ain

Make The UAE Organic: Help An Organic Farm (between Dubai & Al Ain)

Nestled in sand dunes, Emirates Bio Farm lies in the desert, at about 50 min drive from Dubai, with its lush greenery melting in the UAE traditional landscape. In collaboration with the farm, Eedama offers engaging guided tours around the plantations. Participants will be able to learn about organic farming practices adapted to the Gulf environment. The slow food movement will be presented and discussed. Be a farmer for a day and learn permaculture! Emirates Bio Farm, a lush greenery established in the desert, sets an example of organic farming adapted to the Gulf environment.
On this trip:
Participants will take part in a guided tour around the plantations where they will learn about organic farming practices, then engage in a hands-on workshop related to sustainable farming. They will be able to start their own urban home garden. An outdoor activity and a barbecue will be organized on neighboring dunes.
Optional activities: Yoga, Cooking, Barbecuing

Reed Beds in Kalba - Sharjah

Waste Water Recycling & Wild Life in Ras Al Khaima

The Al Hefaiyah Wildlife Conservation Center recycles wastewater naturally thanks to its beds of reeds! Reed beds, or constructed wetlands, recycle wastewater naturally through gravel and planted sand.
On this trip:
Participants will be introduced to the UAE’s wildlife as well as the wonders of naturally recycling wastewater. They will observe the whole ecosystem that develops around the reeds. They will take part in a tour of the reed bed, a scientific experiment and a tour of the wildlife center.


Turn your waste into Energy!

Emirates Soil Museum in Dubai

When Soil is Explored Indoors & Outdoors!

No Soil, No Us! Get your hands dirty and understand the importance of soil to you! This fieldtrip highlights the importance of soil in our lives through a guided tour at the Emirates Soil Museum in Dubai along with debates, experiments, games and exciting hands-on workshops.
On this trip:
Participants will engage in an Environmental Audit & Inspection workshop for protecting the UAE soil. They will also leam how to make seed bombs, engaging in soil & water Analysis and end up designing a creative urban farming model to take back home.

Canyoning & Hiking in Ras Al Kahima

Experience hiking in water!

Camping at Wadi Showka - RAK

A strong focus on the outdoors and survival skills

LITTLE REED In Al Qsaibe above Beit Mery, Lebanon

Bonding With Nature In An Organic Restaurant And Farm in Al Qsaybe
Little Reed is a pedagogical farm and local organic restaurant. Old-fashioned terraces surround a stone house that has been renovated and transformed into a space where meetings can take place; the restaurant opens on weekends' lunches. The terraces are planted with various types of organic local vegetables. A wild pines' forest is situated above the land and accessible

ON THIS TRIP: Attend the location for a company lunch in nature, made according to the village traditions with local organic and high-quality ingredients, and tour around certified organic gardens. Games in nature interacting both with plants and animals will make the day rich and diverse.


Urban Jungle in Fanar

A unique situation in Lebanon: a tropical forest has been reconstituted using only natural techniques, thereby creating a microclimate in the middle of the city! The forest features exotic plants and animals harmoniously surrounding small constructions (both habitat and greenhouses).

ON THIS TRIP: Discover how nature can be embedded in the city! You will be able to visit an urban jungle and identify a number of plants and animals you have never seen before. Competitions will be organized to recognize the various exotic species and teams will have to help maintain the place.

JUZURUNA BUZURUNA In Bekaa Valley, Zahlé District, Lebanon

Make Your Hands Dirty: An Organic Farm that Is A Training Center and a Seed Bank

This place is one of the rare (if not the only) seed bank in Lebanon. A unique combination of people coming from Lebanon, France, and Syria has settled in the Bekaa in order to create a local and international seed bank, as well as a training centre and organic farm working according to the principles of permaculture. The farm is powered by solar panels that are connected to Zahle's electricity grid.

ON THIS TRIP: Make your hands dirty! Receive hands-on training on organic farming (from bio-pesticides to compost making and seedlings) and physically help with the farm. You will have the possibility to taste an authentic meal made with fresh farmed produce and learn all about its origins.

LES RACINES DU CIEL Jbeil District, Lebanon

Holistic Permaculture Farm

Roots of the Sky is a family farm that was completely transformed into an organic permaculture-based farm in the mountains above Jbeil. The old house is in progressive transformation and the farming happens surrounded by stunning landscapes.

ON THIS TRIP: Visit the wondrous farm that opens doors to learning about the basics of food growing, permaculture and beekeeping. Meet the lovely farmers behind it; they will welcome you with open arms to experience their biodynamic agriculture and their applied sustainable architecture.

RAS MASKA GARDENS In Ras Maska, North, Lebanon

Organic farm and natural self-service picking market above the sea

From a piece of land situated above cliffs directly falling in the sea... A family run small farm decided to become an organic productive garden, where anyone can come, pick their own vegetables and buy them. A picnic area with a beautiful view over the sea and sunset completes the gardens.

ON THIS TRIP: Participants will be introduced to organic farming and pick their own vegetables. A collective picnic and some light cooking will follow. Team building outdoors sporty activities will end the day.


Climbing, Yoga and Nature Protectione

The cliffs on the road to Tannourine are becoming world famous for their beauty and their ideal features for climbing, at both beginner and expert levels. This unfortunately does not protect them, like the rest of the country, from trash pollution.

ON THIS TRIP: Eedama teamed with passionate climbers to offer a unique combination of activities. Participants will be introduced to climbing (adapted to their level and wish), and in parallel, they will be able to have a yoga session in this beautiful landscape. Participants will then have a combination of games in nature that will allow them to help clean the place.