Share a Thobe for Mask Making

Share a Thobe for Mask Making is a joint campaign between The Army of Masks and SustainableQATAR to support people in need during the global pandemic.  The Army of Masks is a grassroots virtual community of volunteers helping Qatar to flatten the curve by sewing and providing Do-It-Yourself (DIY) washable and reusable fabric masks to … Continue reading Share a Thobe for Mask Making

Living Sustainably During COVID-19

by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President, SustainableQATAR Viruses aren't the only things that spread through networks of people. Attitudes and behaviors do too, says Yale professor Nicholas Christakis, MD, PhD, MPH, who has studied how this works.  “We’ve shown that altruistic behavior ripples through networks … . Networks will magnify whatever they are seeded with. They will magnify ... love … Continue reading Living Sustainably During COVID-19

50th Anniversary Earth Day

by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President, SustainableQATAR The biggest opportunity for a prosperous future and global optimism is our personal daily action!  We created a short anniversary present video for Earth Day about SustainableQATAR being there - alongside Earth Day - highlighting activities, COP18, Global Climate Action Day participations over the years to join the celebrations. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xxyzcdJijwsContinue reading 50th Anniversary Earth Day

The Power of One

by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President, SustainableQatar Our last blog talked about the Power of One. How can YOU take individual actions on the grassroots level to collectively address the biggest challenge of the 21st century – climate change? We call on you as innovators and social entrepreneurs to join us reach a new level of consciousness … Continue reading The Power of One

Re-Launch Inaugural Blog

by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President, SustainableQatar WELCOME (back) to SustainableQatar, your community that champions environmental sustainability through personal actions. We are excited to (re) launch on Qatar National Environment Day, February 26, 2019, with purpose and determination; and we wish to pull you along on our journey of a mandate that combines ecology, economy and equity … Continue reading Re-Launch Inaugural Blog