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 1, 2023 | Dubai, UAE

11 mins

Countdown for carbon

Carbon credits offer a pragmatic half-way house, a stopgap that effectively buys time for companies to address some of the difficulties that meeting the net zero target raises.  

February 15, 2023 | Dubai, UAE

10 mins

Wildfires and climate change: today’s burning issue

Wildfires are a force of nature too powerful to control entirely, but that doesn’t mean we are powerless to exert any influence.  Our actions can help determine when and where they burn, and the degree of devastation they unleash.