A FRIEND IN THE FAR EAST
120 > QATAR TODAY >MARCH 2015
The Qatar Friendship Fund announced the launch two new major projects as part of its ongoing commitment to the rehabilitation of Japan's Tohoku region.
The first initiative was the opening of the Qatar Science Campus on the grounds of the Engineering Graduate School at Tohoku University in Sendai City, which will host an interactive learning-center for use by visiting schoolchildren. This was followed a day later by the launch of the Qatar Sports Park in Shirakawa, whose residents had to be evacuated following the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in 2011.