Dr Sheikh Abdulla bin Ali Al Thani receiving a award.
DOHA: Qatar Foundation (QF) and a Chairperson, H H Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, were celebrated by a World Affairs Council in Washington, DC on Thursday for QF’s unusual worldwide contributions to a graduation of education, tellurian development, and amicable and mercantile prosperity.
QF was famous with a 2014 Global Education Award during a Council’s Global Education Gala, an annual forum to recognize a Council’s achievements over a prior year, and to honour people and organisations for their contributions to a graduation of tellurian preparation and open recognition of tellurian issues.
Dr Sheikh Abdulla bin Ali Al Thani, President of Hamad bin Khalifa University, and Vice-President, Education, QF, supposed a endowment on interest of Sheikha Moza. The high-profile eventuality was attended by members of Congress, comparison US supervision officials, ambassadors, business leaders, and media representatives.
Addressing a audience, Dr Al Thani underlined Sheikha Moza’s joining to preparation and to building a knowledge-based economy, in line with Qatar National Vision 2030, underneath a care of H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, a Emir.
“Guided by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Qatar Foundation has given 1995 been spearheading Qatar’s transition to a knowledge-based multitude by fostering creation and value in education, investigate and village development. As home to some of a world’s heading universities and researchers, we are gay that a World Affairs Council recognises Qatar Foundation’s grant to tellurian tellurian growth and a merger of knowledge,” Dr Al Thani said.
During a ceremony, a World Affairs Council also famous 3 other renowned honorees who share a joining to tellurian education, including Mauro Vieira, Ambassador of Brazil to a United States, Dr John DeGioia, President of Georgetown University, and Jeff Fager, Chairman of CBS News and Executive Producer of “60 Minutes Global”.
The World Affairs Council in Washington, DC is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to expanding recognition among a general village of geopolitical, business, and polite multitude issues.
The Council provides a neutral height for forum discussions on tellurian preparation and general affairs by distinguished politicians, academics, journalists, and corporate and public-sector leaders.