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. 


April 12, 2023 | Dubai, UAE

11 mins

Farming for the future

Food – and ensuring we have a reliable and plentiful supply of it – is becoming one of the prime concerns of government, and indeed, of anyone with an interest in the future of the planet and of our species. 

March 20, 2023 | Dubai, UAE

11 mins

Sounding off about noise pollution

Even among the fraternity of ‘pollutions’ plaguing our planet, noise pollution might appear a minor inconvenience compared to rising CO2 levels, plastic pollution or struggling water systems.  But, to label noise pollution as unimportant is to ignore a troubling array of data.