Emirates Diving Association (EDA)
Emirates Diving Association (EDA) "...
Emirates Diving Association (EDA) was established by a Federal Decree, No. (23) for the year 1995 Article No.(21) on 23/02/1995 and chose Dubai as its base. The Decree stipulates the following responsibilities for EDA.
To legislate all diving activities in the UAE
Ensure environmentally respectful diving practices in all EDA members
Promote and support the diving industry within the UAE by coordinating the efforts of the diving community
Promote diving safety in the commercial and recreational diving fields through standardization of practices
Promote and preserve historical aspects of diving within the gulf region and enhance environmental education to diving and non-diving communities through EDA activities