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Greenkey

Green Key is an international eco-label for tourism facilities. Since 1994, Green Key has been a leading standard of excellence in the field of environmental responsibility and sustainable operation within the tourism industry. This prestigious eco-label represents a commitment by businesses that their tourism establishments adhere to the criteria as stipulated by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE). Green Key provides a well-proven framework for an establishment to work with its environmental management on sustainability issues, including awareness raising. The high environmental standards expected of these establishments are maintained through rigorous documentation and frequent on site audits. Green Key is eligible for hotels, hostels, small accommodations, campsites, holiday parks, conference centres, restaurants, and attractions.

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Eco schools

The Eco-Schools is the largest global sustainable schools program stipulated stipulated by the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE). It starts in the classroom and expands to the community by engaging the next generation in action-based learning. Eco-Schools program is a two-year commitment program. It encourages young people to engage in their environment by allowing them the opportunity to actively protect it. Through the program, young people experience a sense of achievement at being able to have a say in the environmental management policies of their schools

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Eco Campus

Like Eco-Schools, FEE EcoCampus is an international award programme that guides all third level institutions on their sustainable journey, providing a simple framework to help make sustainability an integral part of campus life. Again like Eco-Schools, FEE EcoCampus leads to transformative thinking and can help enhance the curriculum and get the whole institution united behind something important.

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Eco Event

Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) Eco-Event Award provides scalable guidance for event owners and organizers starting from private events and meetings to mega national events. The Eco-Event Award aligns Qatar's MICE (meetings, incentives, conferencing, exhbitions) sector with established international standards. The Eco-Event Award provides a framework to guide, promote and implement an event which mitigates the negative impact on the environment and limits the depletion of natural resources, while increasing the economic efficiency in coherence with social wellbeing.

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Al Tadweer

Solid waste is one of Qatar’s growing challenges that emerged from the current vast economic and urban development. The country has one of the highest per capita waste generation rates worldwide. As a result, the Qatar Second National Development Strategy (NDS2) has set a target to recycle 15% of solid waste by 2022 and highlighted the importance of the private companies in achieving such targets.

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Qatar Sustainability Week

Qatar Sustainability Week, a National Campaign, aims to engage the community in a wide range of sustainability-oriented activities. The campaign plays a crucial role in raising awareness among the wider community while showcasing the progress Qatar has made in the areas of sustainability. The week serves as a unique platform to promote the nation’s sustainability vision as well as community engagement with relevant stakeholders under an overarching umbrella to achieve the nation’s sustainable development goals.

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Qatar Sustainability Awards

Qatar Sustainability Awards aim to recognize the efforts, commitment, and contributions of individuals, institutions and organizations in furthering sustainable development and environmental protection in Qatar and beyond. 

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