This system was announced after (QSAS
) gained acceptance from many GCC countries.
"With both Leed and QSAS
certifications, the concept and creation of ECQ stands on firm sustainability grounds.
This situation has changed with the emergence of two promising local rating systems, such as Abu Dhabi's Estidama Pearl Rating System and the Qatar Sustainability Assessment System (QSAS
Our Internal Security Assessor (ISA) program gives internal champions the same training as QSAs
, so they know what to look for and how to keep an organization on track and within the PCI requirements for the entire year.
GORD has developed the much acclaimed Qatar Sustainability Assessment System (QSAS
"After four years of hard and continuous work in developing QSAS
, we believe with no doubt, it provides strong scientific base to accomplish sustainable development in the urban scene in whole GCC countries" said Dr Yousef Al-Horr, BQDRI's founder and chairman.
, Qatar Sustainability Assessment System designed for Cities & neighborhoods to coincide with environment the gulf region, in shape and context,
Both Masdar and ENPARK along with the Qatar Sustainability Assessment System (QSAS
) will be highlighted during the two-day conference and
"The audits done by our QSAs
[qualified security assessors] were of no value whatsoever," Card said.
Merchants and service providers that process, store or transmit data from a high volume of transactions are required to have their compliance with PCI guidelines certified by two outside consultants--Qualified Security Assessors (QSAs
) and Approved Scanning Vendors (ASVs).
Each seminar features an expert speaker(s); a toll free, dial-in number to hear the presentation; access to view the presentation online; live and online QSAs
, and session handouts Upcoming Audio Seminars, which can be ordered by accessing (www.ifma.org), include:
For example, in Alberta, recent amendments to Bill 10, the Act to Amend the Alberta Bill of Rights to Protect Our Children (received Royal Assent March 19, 2015), enshrined sexual orientation, sex, gender identity, and gender expression in the Alberta Bill of Rights as protected grounds from discrimination and legislated the requirement of school authorities to "allow students to form groups and activities including GSAs or QSAs
(queer-straight alliances) on school property if students express an interest in forming these peer-support groups" (Alberta Education, 2015).