Sirens of the Sea

by Katrin Scholz-Barth, President, SustainableQATAR In October 2019, I had the opportunity to be part of eXXpedition’s inaugural Leg 1 of the Round-The-World ocean plastics research voyage. An all-female crew of 300 women was to sail a total of 38,000 nautical miles across our oceans and through the 5 plastics accumulations zones (gyres) on a … Continue reading Sirens of the Sea

Earth Day – Restore our Earth

Dear SustainableQATAR Community,  April 22 is Earth Day - an inspiring day that since 1970 has mobilized and empowered individual actions, especially in light of the climate crises, then and now. Simply put, Earth Day transformed activism into political actions and enforceable legislation. That is why the Power of One matters! In celebration of this year’s Earth Day, themed Restore our Earth, we … Continue reading Earth Day – Restore our Earth

Earth Day Event – SustainableQatar with US Embassy

Dear SustainableQATAR Community,  This month, on April 22 we celebrate Earth Day, a day that started in 1970 and transformed environmental advocacy into political actions and enforceable laws. Since then, the day has maintained its momentum and grown into an international movement to mobilize collective action for planetary health and our survival.  The theme of Earth Day 2021 is Restore the Earth. “As the world returns to … Continue reading Earth Day Event – SustainableQatar with US Embassy