22 November 2012
When the Sun sets over the waterfront at Katara on Friday and Saturday, a thousand “Little Suns” will shine. The Little Suns, designed by the artist Olafur Eliasson, are elegant hand-held lamps that...
22 November 2012
With the United Nations Climate Change Conference opening in Doha next Monday, COP18/CMP8 has turned to technology to keep participants and residents informed of key information in a sustainable way...
22 November 2012
A fleet of “green” buses will be running throughout COP18/CMP8 to ensure that the event minimises the impact on the environment. About 17,000 people will be staying in Doha for at least two weeks...
21 November 2012
Doha Bank will be hosting a special edition of the Al Dana Green Run community fun and awareness event to commemorate Qatar hosting the United Nations Climate Change Conference in November. The 8th...
21 November 2012
Qatar National Convention Centre’s (QNCC)’s battalion of chefs, kitchen and service staff will prepare and serve 200,000 cups of coffee and five tonnes of Arabic mezzes during the 12 days of COP18/...
20 November 2012
As the final preparations are made for the United Nations Climate Change Conference, a member of the COP18/CMP8 executive organising committee said he was proud that Qatar was hosting the Conference...
20 November 2012
Drivers should try to plan ahead and allow more time for their journey than they would normally during the upcoming United Nations Climate Change Conference in Doha, according to organisers. Traffic...
20 November 2012
Hamad bin Khalifa University (HBKU) is proud to be hosting the Conference of Youth (COY) 8, an annual event held in advance of the Conference of the Parties (COP) 18 to the United Nations Framework...
19 November 2012
Hosted by Qatar, the United Nations 2012 Climate Change Conference, COP 18/CMP8 will take place at the Qatar National Convention Center. Representatives and government officials from 194 countries...
19 November 2012
The Spix’s macaw is so rare that you must hold a licence to own even one of its discarded feathers. These beautiful cobalt blue birds, from one small region in Brazil, have the curious nature of all...
19 November 2012
Qatar Foundation is hosting a joint project by the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and the United Nations Climate Change Conference 2012, COP18/CMP8 Doha. The project...
18 November 2012
Sanjeev Chadha, President, Middle East & Africa at PepsiCo, recently accepted the Stockholm Industry Water Award, on behalf of PepsiCo, for the company's innovative and outstanding water...

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