Through an enticing combination of Hollywood stars and locally-produced films, the Doha Tribeca Film Festival (DTFF) has put Qatar on the map as a place to watch in the filmmaking world.
Encouraging young people to find out about environmental issues isn’t always easy. Current solutions to eco-issues are often seen as negative. Don’t use plastic bags, don’t make unnecessary car journeys – these are just two examples on a long list of what not to do in order to save the planet.
It’s early morning in mid-summer as a group of off-road vehicles gather on the edge of a desert outcrop at Ras Laffan, north east of Doha, Qatar. The drivers aren’t about to embark on some mysterious off-road rally, they are actually going to help in a scientific research project.