Ministry holds workshop to develop national climate change measurement Sep 05, 2019 0 778 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaTHE Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME) on Wednesday held a workshop on developing the national measurement, reporting and verification system for capacity building and stakeholder consultation on climate change. The workshop was attended by a number of State entities and officials from the South Korea-based Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI).Head of the climate change department at the ministry Abdulhadi Nasser al Marri said Qatar gives great importance to the environment and has enacted laws and regulations necessary for its preservation for future generations.He said this event with stakeholders also aims at follow-up with the project to develop the monitoring, reporting and verification system for the inventory of greenhouse gases in Qatar. It is an important pillar of many projects and reports that will be submitted by Qatar within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the ‘Paris Agreement’. This will highlight the efforts of the State and to ensure that Qatar is a leader in this area at regional and global levels.He called for cooperation with the ministry to achieve this project as it will become a major achievement for the State and at the same time to study the current situation in an integrated manner to address climate change.He said the ministry is exerting great efforts to achieve the environmental balance in light of the urban, economic and social progress witnessed by the State. In addition, there are efforts made by local institutions and companies to follow the environmental laws that contribute to Qatar’s efforts to address climate change. Pages 12345 RELATED ARTICLES MURAIKHI RECEIVES CREDENTIALS OF ENVOYS OF SWEDEN AND JORDAN Sep 05, 2019 0 768 HBKU event explores evolving role of female professionals Sep 05, 2019 0 2077 Zakat Fund provides QR14.2 million aid in August Sep 05, 2019 0 657 Qatar urges concerted efforts by int’l community to prevent terrorists from accessing technology QNA Minsk Qatar stressed the importance of concerted efforts by the international community in the field of combating terrorism, in exerting efforts to prevent terrorists from accessing technology, and in enhancing .. Cabinet gives nod to Qatar’s agreements with four nations QNA Doha THE Cabinet, at its weekly meeting chaired by Prime Minister HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al Thani at the Amiri Diwan on Wednesday, approved a number of agreements between the State of Qatar and four ..