Minister of Public Health Launches “Ghalai” Program

HE Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari, Minister of Public Health (MOPH) launched yesterday, the Qatar National Child Passenger Safety Program (Ghalai), at Women’s Wellness and Research Center (WWRC).

Ghalai is a result of a long standing and unique collaboration between public and private sectors and the participants are MOPH, Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Education and Higher Education,

At the launch, Dr al-Kuwari unveiled the country’s first Ghalai Drive Through Test Station at WWRC. The station will be staffed by trained child passenger safety technicians who will help parents fit child safety seats in their car. This is the first station in the State of Qatar and Several more such stations are planned in 2019 and will be operated and overseen by HITC.

Source: Government of Qatar