""This is something that happened in the past, and of course it will happen in the future again.""
Director, Museum of Natural History Vienna & Professor, University of Vienna
""Priority must be given to the rescue of human lives and then the immediate docking at a safe port.""
Communications Officer, UNHCR
"I hope that one day I, my family and all displaced Syrians will be able to return to our homeland freely and independently."
""His effots have led to other countries taking up Operation ENABLE and later this year there will be a pan-European operation.""
European Traffic Police Network
"It is too early to say North Korea government is starting to play games with America and Chinese government."
Director of the Korean Peninsula Centre at Peking University
""This standoff shows how Europe has lost its moral compass in the Mediterranean""
Head of MSF Emergency Desk
""People have continued to come and die in this tense kind of limbo where the EU itself cannot reach a united policy""
World news editor, The Daily Beast
""When we put our foot on the pedal, we go all the way""
Russian national coach
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
Image Credit: WSCDoha
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
India’s special school programme aims to bridge education divide
The Satya Bharti School Programme offers a lifeline for hundreds of boys and
At least 200 people were killed by superstorm Sandy in the US, Haiti and Cuba in October.
Damage estimates run to some 60 billion euros.
Madhav Chavan has won the 2012 Wise Prize for education. The Indian social activist collected a medal and a cheque for half a million dollars. He is