Msheireb Properties concludes “Talk Green” at Qatar Sustainability Week

11 November, 2021

Doha, Qatar, 1 November 2021: Msheireb Properties concluded its activations for Qatar sustainability Week held from 23 to 30 October at Barahat Msheireb at Msheireb Downtown Doha. The activations featured a whole-week exhibition, green talks, and workshops that appealed to the entire community.

The activations were attended by a large number of visitors, families and students who gained rich information and valuable insights about environmental degradation and climate change, and the efforts for positive climate action taken by Qatar and the world.

The activities concluded with a series of workshops dedicated to promoting sustainability practices and learning how to practice real sustainability in one’s daily chores. The entities that conducted the workshops were M7, Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy, and Engineers Australia.

For the first time, Msheireb Properties organised “Talk Green” for corporates, institutions, and youth individuals to address a variety of eco-related solutions and strategies on sustainability, encourage other organizations to adopt sustainability in their business and motivate people to adopt green practices in their daily life

Several local and international organizations took part in the “Talk Green” event including Msheireb Properties, QGBC, Qatar Foundation, International Living Future Institute ILFI, The Supreme Committee for Legacy and Delivery, Shell, Qatar Academy Msheireb, Qatar University, Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Torba, Beehive recycling, B.atna, Sea Shore Group, Talabat, Qatar USA 2021, Hungarian Embassy in Qatar, and Doha Debates, as well as individual presentations by Soud Aljanahi and Qatar University graduates.

The topics of Talk Green focused on the importance of protecting the environment, conserving natural resources to achieve sustainability and mitigate climate change. Several induvial and institutional initiatives raised awareness among community members and demonstrated how to adapt and implement sustainable practices in one’s lives. The speakers also stressed the role of individuals to create change, and on the communities’ attitudes to protect the environment, reduce pollution and sustain the future of coming generations. The “Talk Green” event reflects the commitment of Msheireb Properties to promote sustainability, enhance collaborations with national entities, and raise awareness on sustainable living.

At the event, Msheireb Properties launched the “Msheireb Green Program” dedicated to cafes and restaurants at Msheireb Downtown Doha to encourage the implementation of sustainability best practices in line with the company’s mission and vision. The ‘Msheireb Green Program’ will be implemented starting December 2021, to encourage F&B outlets to implement sustainability practices to receive Gold or Platinum certificates.

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