Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) has announced the sponsors of Qatar Sustainability Week 2018, which will be held from 27 October until 3 November, in various venues around Qatar, under the patronage of HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior of Qatar.
Organised by QGBC – a member of Qatar Foundation – Qatar Sustainability Week 2018 supports efforts to achieve Qatar’s sustainability goals by engaging public and private sector organisations in sustainability-oriented activities and fostering a culture of environmental awareness among residents.
Msheireb Properties has signed up for the third year as Platinum Sponsor of Qatar Sustainability Week 2018. Redco Construction – Almana will be Gold Sponsor, and Tadmur Holding will be Awards Sponsor for the second year in a row. For the first time, Ashghal will be Strategic Sponsor, Ooredoo will be Telecommunications Sponsor, and two organisations – ENGIE’s Cofely Besix Facility Management and QAFAM – have signed up as Qatar Green Building Conference Sponsors in addition to Contactless as the Technology Sponsor.
The National Program for Conservation and Energy Efficiency (Tarsheed), part of Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa), will serve as Sustainability Partner, while the Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah International Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development will support the initiative as Strategic Partner for the second consecutive year.
QGBC Director Engineer Meshal Al Shamari welcomed the sponsors on board.
Qatar Sustainability Week is now in its third year. This is an exceptional initiative that brings organisations and people together to further the sustainability movement in Qatar. At QGBC we believe that public awareness and community initiatives like Qatar Sustainability Week are vital if we are to change mindsets and become a more sustainable country.’
Qatar Sustainability Week 2018 will hold one of its most prominent events, the fourth edition of the Qatar Green Building Conference, on 28 to 30 October . The conference will bring together industry leaders and sustainability experts to address and showcase their innovative solutions to Qatar and the region’s most pressing environmental challenges.
To find out more about the events and activities already taking place for Qatar Sustainability Week or to register an event, visit the event’s website at qatarsustainabilityweek.org.