GRSIA LAUNCHES FIRST WORKSHOP OF “@WASEL” PROGRAM

The General Retirement and Social Insurance Authority (GRSIA) is launching today, Sunday, the first workshop of the new edition of @Wasel Program, in collaboration with Qatar Assistive Technology Centre � Mada and the Center for Empowerment and Elderly Care � Ehsan.

The program, which targets retirees and the elderly from both genders, focuses on assistive technology and applications that stimulate thinking and mental activity.

During the first workshop, which takes place on two days, 23 participants (10 retirees and 13 elderly people) will be trained on advanced levels to use social media networks, mobile applications of some government services, in addition to healthy, cultural and religious lifestyles, as well as other programs that may help them in their daily lives.

Source: Government of Qatar