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Investing in education is key to development

Investing in education is key to development

The president of Pre-University Education at Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), Buthaina Ali al-Nuaimi, said QF's keenness to invest in pre-university education ...

HBKU academics highlight role of education in eradicating violent extremism

HBKU academics highlight role of education in eradicating violent extremism

Two academic from Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) have shared their thoughts on how education can help eradicate violent extremism as the International Day of Education is marked January 24.

Educators discuss ‘complex’ effects of pandemic on education in schools

Educators discuss ‘complex’ effects of pandemic on education in schools

Education has been adversely impacted by the spread of Covid-19. Schools across the globe have been temporarily closed, leaving teachers, administrators ...

Qatar Charity launches education project for out-of-school children in northern Syria

Qatar Charity launches education project for out-of-school children in northern Syria

Qatar Charity (QC) launched the “Support Non-Formal Education Activities (ALP Courses) for Out-of-School Children” project in northern Syria, which is expected to benefit some 1,200 students in Azaz and Al-Bab.

Students produce multimedia exhibition on colonialism and education systems

Students produce multimedia exhibition on colonialism and education systems

Students at Northwestern Qatar have produced more than 30 multimedia projects – including podcasts, videos, poems, articles and a webinar – that address how education systems ...

Ideas for future of schools explored at QF's Teaching & Learning Forum

Ideas for future of schools explored at QF's Teaching & Learning Forum

Recommendations that could help to make school learning more resilient have been explored in the second phase of Qatar Foundation (QF)’s Teaching & Learning Forum – as educators gathered online to look at the actions they can potentially take.

NHRC launches awareness campaign for school students`

NHRC launches awareness campaign for school students`

Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has announced the launch of an educational awareness campaign for school students in the various educational stages aiming at curbing the spread of the coronavirus.

Attendance compulsory in schools from Sunday

Attendance compulsory in schools from Sunday

Attendance is compulsory in the country's schools on a rotation basis from Sunday, in line with a decision announced by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MoEHE) recently.

Sheikha Moza: Make digital learning an inclusive right

Sheikha Moza: Make digital learning an inclusive right

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Education Above All Foundation (EAA) and UN Sustainable Development Goals Advocate, on Thursday called for cross-sector collaboration to ensure equity in digital learning for children across the globe, especially those marginalised.

Going to school benefits students on many fronts

Going to school benefits students on many fronts

The decision to implement the 50% rotating education system where all students have to attend schools every other week is in response to the demand of many parents who have discovered the shortcomings of remote learning, a senior official of the Ministry of Education and Higher Education told Qatar

2 new schools join QF's education ecosystem

2 new schools join QF's education ecosystem

Qatar Foundation (QF) has brought the Swiss International School of Qatar and Lycée Franco-Qatarien Voltaire under the umbrella of its Pre-University Education ( PUE), it was announced on Wednesday.

Qatar Centre for Global Banking and Finance at King’s College London launches new executive education programme for QCB

Qatar Centre for Global Banking and Finance at King’s College London launches new executive education programme for QCB

The new Qatar Centre for Global Banking and Finance at King's Business School is delivering its first Executive Education programme online by live video link to staff at the Qatar Central Bank this week.