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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

Qatar Cool breaks ground on 5th cooling plant at Pearl-Qatar

Qatar Cool breaks ground on 5th cooling plant at Pearl-Qatar

Qatar District Cooling Company (Qatar Cool) signed a contract for the construction of its 5th cooling plant in Qatar with Gulf Contracting Company (GCC).

Shura Council participates in session on poverty eradication

Shura Council participates in session on poverty eradication

Al Shura Council participated on Tuesday in a parliamentary session on the first goal of the United Nations and Sustainable Development goals, which was held by the Inter-Parliamentary Union via videoconferencing.

QF research explores energy generation using industrial wastewater

QF research explores energy generation using industrial wastewater

Scientists from Global Water Sustainability Centre (GWSC), Texas A&M University at Qatar (Tamuq) – a QF partner university – and University of Technology Sydney (UTS) have been working together to use produced water to generate 'blue energy', sometimes also called osmotic power or salinity gradient

Qatar Airways’ fuel optimisation initiatives ensure improved efficiency, carbon reduction

Qatar Airways’ fuel optimisation initiatives ensure improved efficiency, carbon reduction

Qatar Airways’ fuel optimisation initiatives have helped the national airline to work towards improved efficiency and carbon reduction in addition to its investments in the most advanced aircraft technology.

Shura Council participates in parliamentary conference on climate legislation

Shura Council participates in parliamentary conference on climate legislation

The Shura Council participated on Thursday in a parliamentary conference on climate legislation, organised by the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), in co-operation with the secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Centre for International Sustainable D

Qatar committed to protecting biodiversity

Qatar committed to protecting biodiversity

Qatar stressed the importance of responding to environmental challenges collectively to find the appropriate solutions.

Msheireb Downtown Doha an example of 'best practice in green building'

Msheireb Downtown Doha an example of 'best practice in green building'

Msheireb Downtown Doha (MDD) was recognised as an example of best practice in ‘green building’ by Mahesh Ramanujam, president and CEO of the US Green Building Council, in his address to a virtual conference on sustainability in the Middle East on September 23, Msheireb Properties said in a tweet...

New report reaffirms Qatar 2022’s commitment to sustainability

New report reaffirms Qatar 2022’s commitment to sustainability

The FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Sustainable Stadiums report, compiled by the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC), outlines the sustainability features of each of the tournament venues in relation ...

New world order and sustainability

New world order and sustainability

In handling the Covid-19 crisis and to ensure that adequate finance is channelled to support progress on the SDGs and those most in need, countries need a co-ordinated stimulus package ...

SC, HBKU to offer course on sustainability in sport events

SC, HBKU to offer course on sustainability in sport events

As part of its efforts to continuously share knowledge gained from Qatar's FIFA World Cup 2022 preparations, the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) is partnering with the Hamad Bin Khalifa University ...