ND-GAIN Attends Doha Carbon and Energy Forum

ND-GAIN Founding CEO Dr. Juan José Daboub participated in the Doha Carbon and Energy Forum November 11 - 13 in Doha, Qatar. ND-GAIN was invited to discuss adaptation and metrics that increase resilience to mounting global challenges and, during his remarks, Dr. Daboub discussed the urgent need to save lives and improve livelihoods. 

The Qatar Foundation, Exxon Mobile and Qatar Petroleum invited us to share our vision and work on adaptation. Over 300 people from around the world listened to what the ND-GAIN INDEX can do to help guide investments towards adaptation.  They welcomed our work on metrics and are interested in exploring ways of working together. 

stated Dr. Daboub. 

The Forum brings together industry leaders, civil society representatives and high level officials from the gulf countries and abroad to discuss how to balance human needs with environmental constraints.