November Theme: FASHION

Fashioning a Greener Future by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President, SustainableQATAR We all want to look our best, dress fashionably and chic. Fast fashion has made it possible and affordable to buy, wear, dispose of, and keep up with changing our wardrobes as fast as evolving trends. This model has gotten the fashion industry into trouble because … Continue reading November Theme: FASHION

Sustainability is at the Heart of Infectious Disease Prevention

by Faiza Maqbool Faiza Maqbool Why is sustainability so important to me? It is because everything we need for the survival of our present and future generations, and their well being depends -  either directly or indirectly - on our current ecosystem and natural environment.  As a mother, it has never been more important to … Continue reading Sustainability is at the Heart of Infectious Disease Prevention

Ocean Plastics and Toxins

Round the World Sailing Voyage by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President, SustainableQATAR With the support of SustainableQATAR, I am joining the crew of 300 women on a round-the-world sailing voyage to help collect, research, and ultimately fight ocean plastics and toxins. eXXpedition Round the World 2019-2021300 WOMEN - 38,000 NAUTICAL MILES - 1 MISSION VOYAGE LEG 1 … Continue reading Ocean Plastics and Toxins

October Theme: GARDENING

Fearless Gardening in the Desert by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President, SustainableQATAR Fall is my personal favorite season in Qatar! Whether staying in Qatar over the summer or arriving during peak heat waves for the start of the new school year, October is often our very first relief from hot temperatures, though high humidity levels may last … Continue reading October Theme: GARDENING

SustainableQATAR ~ Logo and Branding

by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President, SustainableQATAR Today, is a very exciting day and we are happy to share it with the world! Right on the heels of the 2019 United Nations Global Climate Summit in New York, SustainableQATAR is releasing its logo and launching its new brand as one of Qatar’s active volunteer organizations offering concrete … Continue reading SustainableQATAR ~ Logo and Branding