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MME joins hands with Russian embassy to plant trees

MME joins hands with Russian embassy to plant trees

The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), represented by the Public Parks Department, in co-operation with the Russian embassy, organised a tree planting event at the new Onaiza Park as part of the initiative to plant one million trees.

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.

Qatar Academy Sidra educates next generation on sustainability

Qatar Academy Sidra educates next generation on sustainability

Qatar Academy Sidra students recently planted 15 trees, 20 bushes, 150 tomato plants, and more than 500 seasonal flowers around campus to honour Dr Jane Goodall’s commitment to planting 5mn trees in 2020, and to help create a local 'greening' community.

Trees planted in Al Khor Park

Trees planted in Al Khor Park

As part of the 1mn tree planting campaign, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), represented by the Public Parks Department, in co-operation with Al Khor Sports Club, planted trees in Al Khor Park.

Qmic supercharges services to support World Cup and beyond

Qmic supercharges services to support World Cup and beyond

To support the country for the successful conduct of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and beyond, Qatar Innovations Mobility Centre (Qmic) is supercharging its services and products, starting with the relaunch of its intelligent mobility platform, Wain, next month.

Call to plant more local trees to beautify highways

Call to plant more local trees to beautify highways

Local tree species ought to be planted on the sides of the new highways as they are more suitable for the environment than the imported varieties, a cross-section of Qataris, including some members of the Central Municipal Council (CMC), have told local Arabic daily 'Arrayah'.

Indian Meetup Friends takes part in Qatar Sustainability Week

Indian Meetup Friends takes part in Qatar Sustainability Week

Qatar Green Building Council continued its national campaign to build a sustainable society with the recently concluded fifth edition of Qatar Sustainability Week (QSW). Indian Meetup Friends (IMF), community group based in Qatar, for the first time participated in a wide range of sustainability-ori

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.

Public Parks Department, Al-Rayyan Club participate in planting trees in Al Rayyan Park

Public Parks Department, Al-Rayyan Club participate in planting trees in Al Rayyan Park

As part of the initiative to plant a million trees, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment, represented by the Public Parks Department, in co-operation with Al-Rayyan Sports Club, organised a tree planting event in Al Rayyan Park.

Sustainability pledge

Sustainability pledge

Al Wakra Municipality has continued with its Qatar Sustainability Week programme by distributing copies of the 'sustainability pledge' among clients at its customer service office.

Qatar takes part in Group of 77 and China Ministerial Meeting

Qatar takes part in Group of 77 and China Ministerial Meeting

Qatar participated on Thursday in the virtual ministerial meeting of the Group of 77 and China on maintaining a low-carbon development path towards the 2030 agenda in the era of Covid-19 pandemic.

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.