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Qatar genome research to pave way for effective treatment of illnesses

Qatar genome research to pave way for effective treatment of illnesses

A group of researchers at Qatar Foundation and Hamad Medical Corporation has released a study that highlights a total of 60 disease-causing genetic variants linked with cancer, heart diseases, high cholesterol level and other diseases, with cancer-associated variants being the most frequent – which

Non-profits perfectly placed to spearhead climate action: QF sustainability expert

Non-profits perfectly placed to spearhead climate action: QF sustainability expert

The ability of non-profit organisations to tackle complex challenges and think beyond short-term financial considerations makes them key climate action players, a Qatar Foundation (QF) sustainability expert has told the COP26 global climate change summit in the UK.

QCDC introduces FCD training programme

QCDC introduces FCD training programme

Qatar Career Development Centre, a member of Qatar Foundation, has opened registration for the Facilitating Career Development (FCD) Training Programme, which qualifies participants to obtain accreditation recognised by the internationally-reputed National Career Development Association (NCDA)

Experts propose energy efficiency report card for buildings in Qatar

Experts propose energy efficiency report card for buildings in Qatar

Experts at Qatar Foundation (QF) have proposed a dynamic web-based sustainability dashboard for corporate buildings in the country to monitor, categorise and report energy consumption as a means to combat climate change.

QF makes road safety call with sustainable travel expansion at Education City

QF makes road safety call with sustainable travel expansion at Education City

As the next phase of Qatar Foundation (QF)’s sustainable transport network prepares to open, visitors to Education City are being urged to follow safety guidelines on the campus

QF, Rolls-Royce sign deal to develop 'green' businesses

QF, Rolls-Royce sign deal to develop 'green' businesses

As His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson met Monday at COP26 in Glasgow, Rolls-Royce and Qatar Foundation (QF) announced a long-term partnership to create a global centre for climate technology innovation.

QF schools strive to cultivate a sustainable mindset among students

QF schools strive to cultivate a sustainable mindset among students

Qatar Foundation is keen to raise awareness of sustainability across its schools by instilling a sustainable mindset for its students starting from the young change-makers to help them grow up to be environmentally responsible citizens of tomorrow.

Carnegie Mellon Qatar celebrates student success

Carnegie Mellon Qatar celebrates student success

Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q), a Qatar Foundation (QF) partner university, recognised 166 students for academic excellence with the spring 2021 semester Dean’s List ceremony

Father Amir, Sheikha Moza attend HBKU 10-year anniversary celebration

Father Amir, Sheikha Moza attend HBKU 10-year anniversary celebration

His Highness the Father Amir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani and Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, chairperson of Qatar Foundation (QF), attended Hamad Bin Khalifa University's (HBKU) ‘Decade of Excellence’ 10th anniversary celebration Wednesday.

QF’s Education City Speaker Series to focus on art, identity, and conflict

QF’s Education City Speaker Series to focus on art, identity, and conflict

Art and activism will come together next week as the latest edition of Qatar Foundation’s (QF) Education City Speaker Series explores what the creative world can tell us about the wider world – and about ourselves.

Abeer al-Khalifa named new president of QF’s Pre-University Education

Abeer al-Khalifa named new president of QF’s Pre-University Education

Qatar Foundation has announced the appointment of Abeer al-Khalifa as president of its Pre-University Education division (PUE).

Research highlights global competence success at Education City

Research highlights global competence success at Education City

Qatar Foundation’s Education City is uniquely placed to educate students for global competence and prepare graduates to thrive in a more interconnected world, finds a study by scholars at VCUarts Qatar and Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) ..