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Rio youth benefit from Qatar 2022 legacy initiative

Rio youth benefit from Qatar 2022 legacy initiative

Generation Amazing – a Qatar 2022 legacy programme – teamed up with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and Flamengo FC to deliver a football for development session to impoverished youth in Rio de Janeiro.

Rahman event underlines Khalifa stadium's versatility

Rahman event underlines Khalifa stadium's versatility

A proposed FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 tournament venue - Khalifa International Stadium in Doha - showcased its versatility recently when it hosted popular Indian music star A R Rahman.

Youth Panel members visit Qatar 2022 stadium

Youth Panel members visit Qatar 2022 stadium

It's been a busy few months for members of the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy's (SC) Youth Panel, including visits to Al Bayt Stadium – Al Khor City and the Al Kass TV studios.

Decision on 48 teams will be made by Qatar and FIFA: SC

Decision on 48 teams will be made by Qatar and FIFA: SC

Qatar has been open to the process of discussing a potential expansion of the World Cup in 2022 to 48 teams since discussions started in Moscow and continued in Kigali, an official statement from the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy on Friday said.

Workers’ welfare – legacy in action

Workers’ welfare – legacy in action

Four years from now, Qatar will have played host to the 2022 FIFA World Cup tournament. Every day between now and that moment is vital for ensuring that the World Cup’s first venture into the Arab world is a success.

World’s most innovative stadiums rapidly take shape in Qatar

World’s most innovative stadiums rapidly take shape in Qatar

We have passed a number of exciting milestones during 2018, which culminated with unveiling the design for Lusail Stadium – the venue that will host the opening and final matches of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

Amir patronises ceremony revealing Lusail Stadium design

Amir patronises ceremony revealing Lusail Stadium design

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani patronised on Saturday the ceremony for revealing the design of Lusail Stadium, the venue where the opening and final games of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar will take place.

Russia WC best ever, but Qatar 2022 will be even better: FIFA chief

Russia WC best ever, but Qatar 2022 will be even better: FIFA chief

FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Tuesday said the 2018 World Cup (WC) in Russia has been the best ever, but the 2022 event in Qatar will be even better.

SC announces first home-grown turf planted around Qatar 2022 stadium

SC announces first home-grown turf planted around Qatar 2022 stadium

The first instalments of grass grown at the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy’s (SC) ground-breaking Turf Nursery have been planted around Al Bayt Stadium – Al Khor City.

176K apply to be Qatar 2022 volunteers, 1000 from siege countries

176K apply to be Qatar 2022 volunteers, 1000 from siege countries

More than 176,000 people have applied to be volunteers for the 2022 World Cup, including 1,000 nationals from Gulf countries which have broken off all diplomatic and travel ties with tournament host Qatar, Doha organisers revealed Friday.

10,000 construction workers to benefit from SC training

10,000 construction workers to benefit from SC training

The training programme is designed to enhance workers’ technical capabilities, improve job performance and increase both safety and productivity.

2022 World Cup 'will set the benchmark for future events'

2022 World Cup 'will set the benchmark for future events'

The 2022 FIFA World Cup will be a benchmark for future events from a legacy perspective, Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC) secretary-general Hassan al-Thawadi has stressed.