Spotlight by Fady Jameel

In this thought leader series, 'Spotlight', Fady Jameel, Deputy President and Vice Chairman, Abdul Latif Jameel, takes an in-depth look at some of the world's most pressing issues.

In these articles Fady considers the challenges we face and examines the policies, technologies, approaches being utilized.  He'll also talk to the people involved in formulating the solutions and making a difference -  both from within Abdul Latif Jameel, Community Jameel and from industry, science and academia. 


March 4, 2022 | Dubai, UAE

9 mins

No time for waste: why we need eco-efficiency

Using our precious resources more efficiently is the route to more prosperity - sustainable prosperity – not less.  There's a long way to go.  But we have all the tools to make it happen, and we're already making progress.  And that means win, win for people and planet.

December 7, 2021 | Dubai, UAE

10 mins

Not just hot air

Methane is 86 times more potent as an insulating greenhouse gas, reflecting back heat to the earth, than C02 per unit mass.  It’s this fact, and our rapidly increasing emissions, that make methane the second-largest driver of global warming.