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New report highlights commitment to sharing Qatar 2022 sustainability knowledge

New report highlights commitment to sharing Qatar 2022 sustainability knowledge

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC)'s new report, ‘Dust Management Best Practices for Construction’, "showcases our commitment to sharing best practices ...

Green banking can transform sector; sustainability-driven strategies important: KPMG

Green banking can transform sector; sustainability-driven strategies important: KPMG

Green banking will transform the banking market and the integration of environmental and social considerations into product design is only a matter of time, KPMG said ...

Qatar, FIFA present joint World Cup 2022 Sustainability Strategy

Qatar, FIFA present joint World Cup 2022 Sustainability Strategy

Developing human capital, safeguarding workers' rights and delivering innovative environmental solutions are among the commitments outlined in the first-ever joint FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 ...

QSE, FTSE Russel, QFC hold session on sustainability

QSE, FTSE Russel, QFC hold session on sustainability

The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE), in co-operation with FTSE Russel and the Qatar Financial Centre, on Monday held a senior level sustainability and ESG (environment social governance) engagement session.

VCUarts Qatar speakers focus on fashion sustainability

VCUarts Qatar speakers focus on fashion sustainability

We are 'Wearing our water supply', was one of the compelling statements presented at a recent Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar) panel

Qatar Sustainability Week activities kick-off

Qatar Sustainability Week activities kick-off

The fourth edition of Qatar Sustainability Week (QSW) officially kicked-off Sunday, featuring more than 200 sustainability-related activities and events across the country and in every community.

Gender equality, women in governance to improve global sustainability

Gender equality, women in governance to improve global sustainability

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful and sustainable world, Doha Bank CEO Dr R Seetharaman has said during ‘Graduation Day’ ...

Education City is setting example for sustainability in five ways

Education City is setting example for sustainability in five ways

Qatar Green Building Council ( QGBC) has highlighted that the Education City of Qatar Foundation (QF) is setting an excellent example of how sustainability and green building practice can transform space for natural and human well-being.

MME, WCM-Q announce new partnership to promote food sustainability

MME, WCM-Q announce new partnership to promote food sustainability

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) and Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have signed a new strategic partnership to promote environmental sustainability ...

Qatar 'a strong market for photovoltaics products'

Qatar 'a strong market for photovoltaics products'

The Qatari government has already announced plans for the country’s largest photovoltaics farm, which will begin operating in 2020 with a 200MW of capacity, said Booz Allen Hamilton in a report.

Sustainability practices in hospitality sector tipped to rise

Sustainability practices in hospitality sector tipped to rise

Sustainability practices in Qatar’s hospitality sector are expected to increase in the next two years as the country gears up to build around 40,000 hotel rooms for the FIFA World Cup in 2022, an expert has said.

Qatar wins 5 regional project quality awards

Qatar wins 5 regional project quality awards

Qatar has won five regional awards at the recently-concluded ‘2017 MEED Quality Awards for Projects’, the region’s premier recognition programme for completed projects in the Gulf region.