Energy and Environment
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    In conjunction with our governmental and industry partners and our global community of specialist practitioners and academics, the Center seeks to find solutions to the challenges of increasing energy demand, associated environmental degradation and calls for sustainability in the regional and global context.

    Vision: 

    To build community awareness of and promote the dissemination of timely and neutral information regarding all aspects of climate and energy challenges while partnering with established multi-stakeholder initiatives to better educate regional consumers and encourage regional businesses on ways to reduce their energy use and carbon footprints.

    Focused Research Areas: 

    • Climate Change
    • Water security
    • Energy security
    • Food security
    • Land degradation
    • Desertification
    • Environmental factors contributing to armed conflict
    • Environmental damage caused by armed conflict
    • Environmental law
    • Air pollution
    • Air quality
    • Energy law
    • LNG
    • Marshland drainage
    • Deforestation

    Outcomes:

    • The Environment & Energy Division aims to provide timely and impartial information and analysis on the scientific, economic, technological and policy dimensions of climate and energy challenges in Qatar;

    • The Environment & Energy Division aims to work with stakeholders and regional communities to promote practical and effective climate and energy policies at national and international levels;

    • The Environment & Energy Division aims to organize and create multi-stakeholder initiatives to better educate regional consumers and encourage regional businesses on ways to reduce their energy use and carbon footprints;
    • The Environment & Energy Division aims to partner with established regional and international multi-stakeholder initiatives to better educate regional consumers and encourage regional businesses on ways to reduce their energy use and carbon footprints;
    • The Environment & Energy Division aims to contribute to scholarship related to environmental concerns and possible solutions specific to Qatar;
    • The Environment & Energy Division aims to engage industry and governmental leaders in efforts designed to support policy and action to address climate and energy challenges.

     



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