Perspectives

Abdul Latif Jameel’s 'Perspectives' thought leadership series provides a unique and engaging insight into the challenges and opportunities seen in core developmental business sectors across the rapidly developing Middle East, North Africa and Turkey region, and far beyond.

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December 16, 2020 | Dubai, UAE

10 mins

Not just hot air: why decarbonizing industry is so vital to a sustainable future

The last five years were the warmest on record.  At the current rate, the world will be around three degrees warmer by the end of the century. Decarbonizing industry will require global commitment and a staggering amount of investment, but the alternative will cost far more. 

November 16, 2020 | Dubai, UAE

13 mins

Fresh water; fresh ideas. Can renewable energy be the future of desalination?

Water demand is increasing, and so are the effects of climate change. Renewable energy powered desalination is more than an opportunity; it is a necessity.  With innovation, investment, and international collaboration, the world can quench its thirst for sustainable fresh water.