QNB-GORD pact to boost sustainable building practices

QNB-GORD pact to boost sustainable building practices

QNB, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Gulf Organisation for Research and Development (GORD) to promote sustainable building practices with the use of the Global Sustainability Assessment System (GSAS).

Qatar to participate in Economic Forum 2021

Qatar to participate in Economic Forum 2021

Qatar will take part in Petersburg International Economic Forum 2021, which will be held from June 2 to 5, with a delegation of senior officials, businessmen, political figures and heads of civil society organisations, representing more than 50 Qatari institutions.

Qatar 2022 stadiums excel in waste management practices

Qatar 2022 stadiums excel in waste management practices

The construction sites of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 stadiums collectively diverted as much as 79% of solid waste from landfill through reuse and recycling practices, according to a new report released by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) and Gulf Organisation for Research & Developmen

Ashghal focuses on sustainability on sites for public bus transport programme project

Ashghal focuses on sustainability on sites for public bus transport programme project

With an aim to promote sustainable construction practices on sites, a knowledge sharing session was organised under the auspices of Qatar’s Public Works Authority (Ashghal) and the Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (Gord).

Qatar’s first encyclopedia of plants unveiled

Qatar’s first encyclopedia of plants unveiled

The Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (Gord) launched the 'Encyclopedia of Native & Non-Native Plants in Eastern Arabia', in collaboration with the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME)

Qatar Foundation HQ awarded GSAS gold certificate

Qatar Foundation HQ awarded GSAS gold certificate

Qatar Foundation’s headquarters – the 2015 building at Education City – has been awarded a top regional sustainability ranking from the Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (Gord), for setting an example of how a building can be operated in an eco-friendly way.

Al Rayyan Stadium achieves prestigious sustainability ratings

Al Rayyan Stadium achieves prestigious sustainability ratings

Al Rayyan Stadium has been highly commended for its sustainability features by the Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (Gord), the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has announced.

Al Bayt Stadium achieves outstanding sustainability rating

Al Bayt Stadium achieves outstanding sustainability rating

Al Bayt Stadium has become the second FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 tournament venue to achieve a five-star sustainability rating.

Gord partners with EESL to deploy energy efficient solutions across Qatar

Gord partners with EESL to deploy energy efficient solutions across Qatar

Continuing its commitment to environmental conservation and sustainability, the Gulf Organisation for Research and Development (Gord) has collaborated with Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) ...

Kuwait collaborates with Gord for first GSAS 4 Stars low energy house

Kuwait collaborates with Gord for first GSAS 4 Stars low energy house

Kuwait’s National Technology Enterprises Company (NTEC) has opened its first Low Energy House in collaboration with the Public Authority for Housing Welfare (PAHW) ...

Gord to support delivery of carbon-neutral FIFA World Cup 2022

Gord to support delivery of carbon-neutral FIFA World Cup 2022

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) has signed an agreement with the Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (Gord) to support the delivery of a carbon-neutral FIFA World Cup in 2022.

Gord launches ‘Destination Green’ campaign

Gord launches ‘Destination Green’ campaign

The Gulf Organisation for Research & Development (Gord) launched a new campaign named Destination Green at the Qatar Sustainability Summit (QSS) which concluded Monday.