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Workshop on permitting procedures for injection operations in wells

On Thursday, September 8, at the headquarters of the Environmental Assessment and Licensing Department at the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change, a workshop was held on permitting procedures for injection operations into wells, with the participation of specialists in Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation “KAHRAMAA” and the Environmental


Confiscation of violating fishing nets

The Marine Protection Department has seized fishing nets in violation of the conditions near Al Aalia island, which have been confiscated. The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change calls upon the fishermen to abide by the environmental laws and conditions, and not to use illegal fishing nets, or to fish

Hamad Khalifa AlKhulaifi in brief

Qatari photographer and environmental activist; he started his environmental career after noticing a significant shortage in the ranks of migratory and endangered birds in the country. He then turned to research and reading about them, and made an archive of biodiversity in the Qatari environment through the information he collected,

Ali Talib Al Hanzab

A Qatari environmental activist who has planted more than 5,000 seedlings on the Qatari mainland in the past three years through his initiative "The Qatar Land Reforestation Initiative", which began its journey by planting the first seedlings in 2019 and continued to distribute seedlings to the owners of estates, winter

Shaimaa Al Mutawa

A Qatari woman who works as a rescue and first aid trainer. She is considered one of the most prominent women interested in the marine environment in Qatar; as she specializes in diving and swimming. She is the fourth certified scuba diving instructor in Qatar, which is a type of

His Excellency Sheikh Ali Bin Abdullah Bin Thani Al Thani

An environmental activist and lover of nature, he has environmental contributions and an effective role in preserving wildlife and biodiversity in the State of Qatar. He is the owner of "Umm Haysh" nature reserve. The reserve was established in 1950 by his father, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Thani Bin Jassim Al