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New Covid cases in Qatar fall below 3,000

New Covid cases in Qatar fall below 3,000

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Sunday reported 2,981 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 — 2,507 among the community and 474 among travellers.The MoPH also announced the death of one patient aged 86, who had a history of chronic disease and was receiving necessary medical care.

Dr Fathy Saoud, former president of QF, passes away

Dr Fathy Saoud, former president of QF, passes away

The former president of Qatar Foundation, Dr Fathy Saoud – who played an instrumental role in the journey of the organisation from its very first years onward – has passed away.

QF increases access to tools that help children with autism

QF increases access to tools that help children with autism

Qatar Foundation ( QF) has teamed up with Sensory Souk to provide increased access to educational tools and sensory fidget toys that support children with autism.

QF-created tool helps waste management go greener

QF-created tool helps waste management go greener

A group of Qatar Foundation (QF) educators have developed a mobile application, QKONs, which facilitates waste recycling process through digital trading for a cleaner and more sustainable future.

QF expert's new energy model to help Qatar reach GHG emission targets

QF expert's new energy model to help Qatar reach GHG emission targets

A Qatar Foundation ( QF) economist is working on a new energy systems model that will help Qatar reach its GHG (Greenhouse gas) emissions targets to mitigate climate change.

QF youth serve as flag bearers during the FIFA Arab Cup 2021

QF youth serve as flag bearers during the FIFA Arab Cup 2021

A total of 170 Qatar Foundation (QF) youth were selected to serve as Wanda FIFA Flag Bearers during the FIFA Arab Cup 2021.

QF to host first D'reesha performing arts festival

QF to host first D'reesha performing arts festival

Qatar Foundation (QF) will host its first performing arts festival, D’reesha, from today until December 17 at Education City, in partnership with the Ministry of Culture, Qatar National Day and Daam Fund, showcasing a variety of local talent.

Stars of Science invites applications for new season

Stars of Science invites applications for new season

After the recent success of 'Stars of Science' season 13, 'Stars of Science' is once again offering ambitious Arab innovators and entrepreneurs the opportunity to be crowned ‘best Arab innovator’ by a jury of experienced scientists as applications open for 'Stars of Science' Season 14.

Qatar genome research to pave way for effective treatment of illnesses

Qatar genome research to pave way for effective treatment of illnesses

A group of researchers at Qatar Foundation and Hamad Medical Corporation has released a study that highlights a total of 60 disease-causing genetic variants linked with cancer, heart diseases, high cholesterol level and other diseases, with cancer-associated variants being the most frequent – which

Non-profits perfectly placed to spearhead climate action: QF sustainability expert

Non-profits perfectly placed to spearhead climate action: QF sustainability expert

The ability of non-profit organisations to tackle complex challenges and think beyond short-term financial considerations makes them key climate action players, a Qatar Foundation (QF) sustainability expert has told the COP26 global climate change summit in the UK.

QCDC introduces FCD training programme

QCDC introduces FCD training programme

Qatar Career Development Centre, a member of Qatar Foundation, has opened registration for the Facilitating Career Development (FCD) Training Programme, which qualifies participants to obtain accreditation recognised by the internationally-reputed National Career Development Association (NCDA)

Experts propose energy efficiency report card for buildings in Qatar

Experts propose energy efficiency report card for buildings in Qatar

Experts at Qatar Foundation (QF) have proposed a dynamic web-based sustainability dashboard for corporate buildings in the country to monitor, categorise and report energy consumption as a means to combat climate change.