Thursday 17 and Friday 18 November, The world spend two days discussing the organization of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar (November 20-December 18). Corruption, human rights, the environment… Journalists, researchers and NGOs will answer your questions about the scandals surrounding the organization of the World Cup.
The first part of this second day will be dedicated to human rights, and more particularly to the conditions of treatment of the workers mobilized to prepare for the World Cup. Quentin Müller, journalist specializing in the Arabian Peninsula, co-author of the book The tanker’s slaves (ed. Marchialy), will answer your questions starting at 11:30 am
This afternoon, we return to the environmental damage and carbon footprint of this World Cup. Can we still hope to organize this type of event without further ecological damage? Mael Besson, former head of ecological transition at the French Ministry of Sports and former WWF sports spokesperson, and Stéphane Mandard, journalist for Planet of the Worldwill lead the chat starting at 3 pm
Thursday, The world He had questioned the dilemma of the boycott of the competition, with Lola Schulmann (defense lawyer for Amnesty International France) and Carole Gómez (specialist in sports geopolitics), before returning to the suspicions of corruption that hang over the awarding of the World Cup to Qatar . with our journalist Rémi Dupré.
Know everything. World Cup in Qatar 2022: the reasons for the discomfort
Video survey. The 2022 World Cup “carbon neutral”? What’s behind Qatar’s unsustainable promises
Podcast. Ecology, human rights, corruption: why the World Cup in Qatar 2022 is a problem
Editorial. FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar: lessons from a counterexample
special file. All our articles dedicated to the World Cup can be found here.