State Ministries, Government Entities Participate in Family Day

A number of ministries, including the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the Ministry of Interior, the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry of Education and Higher Education, the Ministry of Municipality and Environment, and other government entities participated yesterday in the celebration of Family Day in Qatar 2019, which falls on April 15 of each year. Ministries to illuminate their premises in green to highlight the importance of the family and its role in building society and to promote equality and shared responsibilities among all members of the family.

The idea of dedicating a family day in the State of Qatar has emerged on the sidelines of the World Family Conference hosted by the State of Qatar and organized by the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in 2004 on the occasion of the tenth anniversary of the International Year of the Family. The 2011 family day in Qatar became the 15th of April of each year.

Source: Government of Qatar