""The sheer scale of the challenges our world faces makes concerted, collaborative and integrated action more essential than ever.""
Professor Klaus Schwab
Founder and Executive Chairman, World Economic Forum
""We can get past this manufactured crisis and get on to a host of serious issues before us that require thoughtful bipartisan negotiations.""
Senate Majority Leader
""You may carry a smartwatch during the day for practical reasons and later want to feel elegant, have a kind of intimate bond with your object, or just feel good about yourself. I believe in the comfort and elegance that a fine watch brings today so I think there is room for both and I'm not particularly worried.""
CEO, La Montre Hermès
"Self regulation does not work. It particularly doesn't work where there is no oversight and that is the problem that you have in the UN"
Peter A Gallo
Director, Hear their Cries
""Our struggle is against the sexual abuse, the cover-up, the psychological abuse, and the silence over these abuses.""
Sexual abuse survivor
""It probably could've gone a lot worse if they'd had to take their time and come out on a board or something like that.""
""Roy and Heather Bennett have been tragically killed in a helicopter accident in North America. I am devastated- they were two of Zimbabwe’s greatest patriots.""
""I'm not the first woman to work and have a baby. I know these are special circumstances but there'll be many woman who would have done this well before I have.""
New Zealand Prime Minister
The newly-adopted UN Sustainable Development Goals, or SDGs and the role education plays in achieving them have been at the heart of this year’s
More than 1,500 opinion leaders, teachers and students at the WISE summit in Doha have been discussing some of the key issues of education, such as
In Doha the 7th World Innovation Summit for Education, WISE is underway. The Sheikha Moza bint Nasser of Qatar welcomed this year’s special guest
The latest groundbreaking medical research and health innovations were under the microscope for two days in Doha. It was the second edition of the
Ireland’s Sam Bennett produced a superb display to win the final stage of the Tour of Qatar as Dutch rider Niki Terpstra claimed his second straight
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Sunday was the final day of the FINA short-course World Championships held in Doha where legendary Swedish swimmer Sarah
Katinka Hosszu continued her World Record breaking streak by setting her fourth in the women’s 200m Individual Medley.
Her swim was one that
The first day of the Doha Grand Prix in Qatar threw up a Swiss-French final in the men’s epee event. Daniel Jerent took the gold defeating Peer
The Brazilians proved to be a dominant force in Doha on the second day of competition as the South American contingent took gold in three
Spain’s Mireya Belmonte Garcia set two new World Records in the 200m butterfly and in the 400m Individual Medley on the opening night of the 12th
Formula one law makers are to introduce a minimum age for drivers starting from the 2016 season. The rule change comes just over three months after
Qatari sports officials were once again cheering and celebrating after Doha was awarded the hosting rights for the 2019 World Athletic’s
Thinking outside the educational norms provided the theme at this year’s World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha.
Over three days 84
Creativity is the hot topic at this year’s World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha, as people from that world consider how learning can be more
Anne Cotton, a pioneer in women’s education in Africa has won this year’s WISE Prize.
The British educator set up the Campaign for Female
WISE, the World Innovation Summit for Education here in Doha gives awards to life-changing projects. We looked at three of them in the previous
This special edition of Learning World is dedicated to the WISE Awards at the World Innovation Summit for Education in Doha. These prizes are given
The Afghan Taliban has opened an office in Qatar to help restart talks on ending the 12-year-old war.
Speaking at a news conference its
India’s special school programme aims to bridge education divide
The Satya Bharti School Programme offers a lifeline for hundreds of boys and
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has made a rare public appearance along with other political and sporting figures in Qatar for the Doha Goals