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Your Qatar

Host Nation

Host Country

Qatar welcomes you with open arms

Qatar, your host for the FIFA World Cup 2022™, welcomes you to a land of culture and heritage combined with innovation and a great love for football.
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Connected

Meet the world here

You’ll always feel connected: to football, to your families and loved ones, to friends new and old around the world. And to us: Qatar.

People

An extraordinary global community

Your FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ will be the most multicultural, people-focused tournament ever. Filled with amazing experiences you’ll love to share.
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Culture

Kindness and generosity, it’s a way of life

In Qatar, we go above and beyond to make sure you feel at home. It’s just one part of our culture we hope you’ll treasure as much as we do.

Discover Qatar

Immerse yourself in a world of amazing experiences.
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Ras Abu Aboud Stadium
Ras Abu Aboud Stadium
Lusail Stadium
Lusail Stadium
Khalifa International Stadium
Khalifa International Stadium
Education City Stadium
Education City Stadium
Al Janoub Stadium
Al Janoub Stadium
Al Thumama Stadium
Al Thumama Stadium
Al Rayyan Stadium
Al Rayyan Stadium
Al Rayyan Stadium
Al Rayyan Stadium
Al Bayt Stadium
Al Bayt Stadium

Historic Journey

Qatar Wins Asian Cup

Qatar's national team received a hero's welcome in Doha after their stunning win over Japan in the AFC Asian Cup final.

Challenge 22 Startup Accolades

Challenge 22 startup Fallound’s CEO Stefano Fallaha was listed in Forbes’ Middle East’s “30 Under 30”.

Challenge 22 Winning Idea Funded

ViaVii, a Challenge 22 winner from Jordan, is accepted for incubation and funding by Qatar Science and Technology Park. 

Leeds United and Sheffield FC Partnership

This four-year partnership with two English football clubs expands the reach of the development programme Generation Amazing.

Al Janoub Stadium Opens

Inauguration and first ever match at the first new FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ stadium to become operational.

StayQool Suits for Workers

The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy started distributing 30,000 StayQool cooling suits to workers across our projects.

Qatar at the Copa América

The Arab world was represented at this tournament for the first time in Brazil, which also hosted a Qatar Road to 2022 exhibition and saw a new ambassador announced.

Workers’ Support Study

Scientific experts FAME Lab acknowledged steps taken to safeguard workers and ensure their wellbeing when working in the summer months to deliver projects for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar™ Emblem Launch

The official emblem of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ was unveiled in the capital, Doha, and at other capitals around the world with huge projections onto national buildings and landmarks.

Football for Development in Belgium and Italy

Generation Amazing partners with football clubs KAS Eupen and AS Roma to develop essential life skills of youths in Belgium, Italy, Qatar and beyond, through the power of football.

70 Schools Receive Generation Amazing Training

Training was delivered to PE teachers and coaches on how to deliver football for development training to their pupils.

Challenge 22 Winner Accolades

Challenge 22 winner Bonocle’s assistive technology for visually impaired people is endorsed by MADA as a “Certified Assistive Technology Product” and also wins “Smart Solution of the Year” at QITCOM.

Arabian Gulf Cup

The region's oldest and most prestigious football tournament was held in Qatar for the fourth time. Eight nations competed to win: Qatar, Bahrain, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Yemen. 

FIFA Club World Cup™

Qatar hosted the 16th edition of the tournament between the winners of the six continents’ major competitions, as well as the host nation's league champions Al Sadd SC.
 

FIFA World Cup 2022™

The emblem

The Emblem

An icon for a new FIFA World Cup™

As fans gear up for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™, the emblem serves as a beacon across the globe; drawing them to a new type of tournament where everything is within easy reach.
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Vision, Mission & Values

They keep us focused on where we are going

Discover the core values that shape the Host Country, alongside our goals and objectives

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