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Ten ways Qatar is reducing its carbon footprint in lead-up to FIFA World Cup

Ten ways Qatar is reducing its carbon footprint in lead-up to FIFA World Cup

Sustainability is at the heart of preparations for the FIFA World Cup 2022, with Qatar on course to deliver the first carbon-neutral event in tournament history.

GAAQ wins prestigious international Eco-Schools Green Flag Award

GAAQ wins prestigious international Eco-Schools Green Flag Award

When GEMS American Academy Qatar (GAAQ) received word that they were the third K–12 school in the country to obtain the prestigious Eco-Schools Green Flag Award, it was a moment of surprise and validation.

‘Managing sustainability effectively on corporate level will fast forward Qatari companies’

‘Managing sustainability effectively on corporate level will fast forward Qatari companies’

Qatari companies stand to gain from embarking on a sustainability journey, which, in recent years, has found a firm place on the top management agenda, according to a recently-published study of Roland Berger strategy consultants.

Ministry of Municipality and Environment organises webinar on sustainable food security

Ministry of Municipality and Environment organises webinar on sustainable food security

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment organised a webinar on the Dutch strategy for sustainable food security, in co-operation with the Embassy of the Netherlands in the State of Qatar.

AAB holds upcycling event

AAB holds upcycling event

Abdullah Abdulghani & Bros Co (AAB), the exclusive distributor of Toyota and Lexus in Qatar, held a community upcycling event as part of the Qatar Sustainability Week (QSW), it was announced on Sunday.

Qatar to gain from digital transformation in energy sector, say experts

Qatar to gain from digital transformation in energy sector, say experts

Limiting greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions significantly will have a “dramatic and lasting impact” on Qatar’s energy system, according to experts at Roland Berger strategy consultants.

Al Wakra Municipality honours residents

Al Wakra Municipality honours residents

Mansur Ajran al-Buainain, director of Al Wakra Municipality, has honoured a number of Qataris and expatriates from among those who have deployed alternative energy solutions in their homes.

GWC introduces e-scooters on-site at Logistics Village

GWC introduces e-scooters on-site at Logistics Village

Benefiting from a new CSR pilot programme with Falcon Scooters, employees at the GWC’s Logistics Village in Qatar (LVQ) are moving around the hub using sustainable transport technologies.

LuLu Qatar demonstrating 'true leadership' in sustainability

LuLu Qatar demonstrating 'true leadership' in sustainability

LuLu Qatar has stressed its commitment to sustainability, taking real and demonstrable measures to protect the environment and contribute to reducing carbon emissions and food waste.

Waterboxx technology presentation on Monday

Waterboxx technology presentation on Monday

The Public Gardens Department at the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) is taking part in the activities of the 5th edition of the Qatar Sustainability Week, organised by Qatar Green Building Council until November 7.

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.

QF’s Education City Speaker Series to focus on regenerative development

QF’s Education City Speaker Series to focus on regenerative development

Virtual event brings together experts to discuss concept built around long-term renewal of the planet