Qatar Leadership Academy (QLA), member of Qatar Foundation, has secured the 2023 Green School Award, reflecting its dedication to sustainability and contributions to environmental stewardship and Qatar Foundation’s commitment to helping to build a greener future.
The selection of Qatar Leadership Academy one of the schools under Qatar Foundation’s Pre-University Education for the Green School Award recognizes its holistic approach to sustainable practices, its efforts to instill eco-conscious values in its students, and how it nurtures a sustainable educational environment, said QLA in a statement today.
The Green School Award was presented to QLA during the 7th NYC Green School Conference 2023, held alongside the 78th United Nations General Assembly in New York City, and was accepted by Jameel Al Shammari, Director General of Qatar Leadership Academy, as part of the conference proceedings.
Director General of Qatar Leadership Academy Jameel Al Shammari commented saying: “This achievement serves as a resounding testament to the unwavering commitment demonstrated by our students, staff, and the entire Qatar Leadership Academy community in championing sustainability.
“The receipt of the Green School Award marks a significant moment of pride and accomplishment for Qatar Leadership Academy, symbolizing the culmination of our relentless dedication to fostering environmental awareness and nurturing a culture deeply rooted in sustainability. The award shines a spotlight on the tireless endeavors of our school in executing a wide-ranging spectrum of green initiatives, from conserving energy and water resources to reducing waste and championing recycling.” The global conference saw the participation of 42 countries and featured over 2,000 international schools.
Source: Qatar News Agency