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Qatar University’s Policy Papers: Driving Sustainability for Carbon-Neutral FIFA World Cup 2022

#100daysToGo now for the first Scope 3 carbon-neutral FIFA World Cup #fifaworldcup2022. In a collaboration with stakeholders from the public and private sector, our team at Qatar University published several policy papers to support Qatar’s commitment to the sustainable and carbon-neutral World Cup organization.

Our recent reports are available at :

#circulareconomy -Kucukvar, M., Kutty, A. A., Al-Hamrani, A., Kim, D., Nofal, N., Onat, N. C., … & Al-Nahhal, W. (2021). How circular design can contribute to social sustainability and legacy of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™? The case of innovative shipping container stadium. Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 91, 106665.https://https://lnkd.in/ed7tNez8

#sustainabletransportation – Elagouz, N., Onat, N. C., Kucukvar, M., Sen, B., Kutty, A. A., Kagawa, S., … & Kim, D. (2022). Rethinking mobility strategies for mega-sporting events: A global multiregional input-output-based hybrid life cycle sustainability assessment of alternative fuel bus technologies. Sustainable Production and Consumption. https://lnkd.in/dp-M6hwk

#carbonfootprint – Spanos, I., Kucukvar, M., Bell, T. C., Elnimah, A., Hamdan, H., Al Meer, B., … & AlKhereibi, A. H. (2022). How FIFA World Cup 2022™ can meet the carbon neutral commitments and the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development?: Reflections from the tree nursery project in Qatar. Sustainable Development, 30(1), 203-226. https://lnkd.in/dy_waRRG

#sustainabledevelopment – Kucukvar, M., Kutty, A. A., Onat, N. C., Al Jurf, N., Al-Abdulmalek, N., Naser, A., & Ermolaeva, Y. (2021). How Can Collaborative Circular Economy Practices in Modular Construction Help Fédération Internationale de Football Association World Cup Qatar 2022 to Achieve Its Quest for Sustainable Development and Ecological Systems? Frontiers in Sustainability, 89.

#sustainableconstruction – Al-Hamrani, A., Kim, D., Kucukvar, M., & Onat, N. C. (2021). Circular economy application for a Green Stadium construction towards sustainable FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™. Environmental Impact Assessment Review, 87, 106543. https://lnkd.in/dT87DjCh