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Global Water Sustainability Center Opens in Doha, Qatar

Abstract: 
The website discusses the opening of the Global Water Sustainability Center (GWSC) in Qatar that will research and develop innovative water solutions primarily for the petroleum and petrochemical sectors, but will also focus on municipal and agricultural solutions. This addresses the current contaminated water that Qatar has which is not rendered viable without extensive treatment. In addition, the GWSC will sponsor sustainable development projects that benefit the local community such as programs to encourage water conservation, exhibitions and public or industry workshops as well as water conservation and technology applications in context of a national awareness campaign.
Institution: 
WaterWorld
Year: 
2017
Input By: 
Soha E. Yousuf
Affiliation: 
MI-ESM608-2017-Group2
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Region(s): 
Industry Focus: 
Service Sector
Other Services
Country: 
Qatar
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Organizations