This panel is the country launch for the 2021-2022 UNDP Human Development Report. The report authors will discuss how to understand and navigate today’s uncertainty complex as explored in the report – driven by the Anthropocene, by purposeful societal transformation, and by intensifying polarization. Distinguished panelists will reflect on the report’s implications for Qatar, the broader region, and the world.
Opening Remarks: H.E. Dr. Saleh bin Mohammad Al Nabit (Planning and Statistics Authority)
Panelists: Dr. Safwan Masri (Dean of Georgetown University in Qatar), Pedro Conceição (United Nations Development Program), Sheikha Hanouf Abdulrahman N. J. Al-Thani (Ministry of Foreign Affairs), Dr. Mohamed Eskandar Shah (Hamad bin Khalifa University)
Moderators: Biplove Chaudhary (United Nations Development Program) and Zahra Babar (Center for International and Regional Studies at Georgetown University in Qatar)
Location: CIRS Conference Room, Georgetown University in Qatar