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Qatar’s Natural Gas Sector

Qatar’s Natural Gas Sector

Qatar is home to some of the largest reserves of natural gas in the world, which account for 50% of the country’s exports and constitute a large portion of American gas companies’ revenues. Qatar’s natural gas exports constitute 14% of global exports of natural gas – the largest share in the world, and an enormous undertaking for such a small country. Qatar plays a critical role in global energy security. The nation is leveraging its success in the natural gas trade for the long-term: as part of the country’s national strategy, Qatar is reinvesting much of its profits into its citizens and in foreign assets to diversify its mainly resource-based economy.

 

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QAI Natural Gas Fact Sheet

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Building A Shared Future – Qatar’s Investments in the United States

Qatar’s International Investments

Qatar is well known for leading the world in liquid natural gas exports. In addition to the country’s success in this area, Qatar has increasingly looked to invest in various different sectors, both globally and within the United States.

 

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QAI US Investments Fact Sheet

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A Global Steward – Qatar’s Humanitarian Aid

 

Qatar’s Humanitarian Response

The State of Qatar firmly believes in a mission to help the people of the world by providing: natural disaster and post-conflict relief and rebuilding, humanitarian assistance, refugee support, youth empowerment, community development, and quality education.

 

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QAI Humanitarian Aid Fact Sheet

 

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Fact Sheet: A Priority for Academia – Higher Education in Qatar

 

Qatar’s Education City

Qatar first started investing in higher education in the 1970s, with the founding of the publicly-funded Qatar University and establishment of a scholarship system to send students abroad for undergraduate and graduate programs not available locally.

 

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QAI Higher Education Fact Sheet

 

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Qatar’s Domestic Sustainability Initiatives

Qatar’s Sustainability Story –

Qatar is committed to addressing the causes of climate change and promoting sustainability by diversifying its petrochemical-based economy, incorporating sustainable practices into a variety of development projects, and investing in renewable energy sources. In accordance with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Agenda 2030, Qatar has codified sustainability as one of the four pillars of Qatar National Vision 2030 and has since become a global leader in sustainable technology and design.

 

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QAI Sustainability Fact Sheet

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Labor Reforms & Migrant Rights in Qatar

Qatar’s National Labor Reforms

Qatar has collaborated with international institutions to establish a series of labor reforms, including protecting migrant workers’ right to exit the country, a wage protection system, and workday limits, including periods for worship and rest. In order to ensure adherence to the best international practices, Qatar continues working with a variety of non-governmental and multilateral organizations to continue improving the nation’s legal framework for migrants.

 

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Qatar’s Changing Economy & National Vision 2030

In 2008, Qatar launched Qatar National Vision 2030 (QNV 2030) – a development framework identifying the societal challenges facing Qatar and the government’s national priorities and plans to face them. The challenges addressed in QNV 2030 range from tangible and measurable issues like sustainable economic growth and environmentalism to abstract problems like loss of cultural heritage and family strength.

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QAI Qatar National Vision 2030 Fact Sheet
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Women’s Rights and Leadership Roles in Qatar

The state of Qatar has a long established history and interest in pioneering the way for social reforms at home and in the region, especially when it comes to women’s education and empowerment. In fact, over the past two decades, Qatar has strived to create an ecosystem which protects their female citizen’s and established laws to protect their rights, ultimately contributing to remarkable global success stories and leadership roles held by many Qatari women.

Download the document below for detailed facts and figures on the history and current state of women’s rights and empowerment in Qatar:

QAI Women Leadership Fact Sheet

 

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Fact Sheet: Putting Americans to Work

Qatar and American Job Creation

A significant part of Qatar’s economic portfolio is its robust relationship with the United States.

 

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QAI American Jobs Fact Sheet v2
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Art in Qatar

Interested in learning about the cultural and visual arts scene in Qatar?

Within the below infographic resource, you can find a detailed timeline of the Qatar arts scene both before and after the nation’s independence.  Click on the download link to learn everything you need to know about the cultural & visual art scene in Qatar and discover the many museums and institutions that the country has to offer such as Qatar Museums, Msheireb Museums, and the Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al-Thani museum.

Read about how Qatar is ‘redrawing the map of the art world’ in this Harpers Bazaar interview with Her Excellency Sheikha Al-Mayassa, Chairperson of Qatar Museums Authority, here

Art in Qatar
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