From November 3-5, more than 1,800 leaders, athletes, and youth representatives from around the world gathered at the Doha GOALS Forum to discuss the role of sport in advancing social and economic change. WANGO Secretary General Taj Hamad presented at the event, speaking about the role of sports in peace and development and WANGO's Play Soccer Make Peace program. (Read more...)
As the world approaches 2015, the overall target date for achieving the MDGs, thinking has begun on how to advance the global development agenda beyond 2015. The United Nations Development Group has organized a set of eleven global thematic consultations and national consultations in over 60 countries. Further information on the global conversation on the post-2015 development agenda can be found at the "World We Want 2015" website: (Read more...)
The United Nations "MY World" survey, available in 10 languages, invites people to vote for six out of 16 priorities for the post-2015 development agenda. (Read more...)
Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science, and Community Development, the Doha International Family Institute (DIFI) organized an international conference on families and their role in development. WANGO Chairman, Mr Taj Hamad was one of the panelists. (Read more...)
On April 9, the United Nations launched the Decade of Sustainable Energy for All (2014-2024), aimed at promoting renewable energy and energy efficiency worldwide. (Read more...)
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