Qatar Chamber signs agreement on employing persons with disabilities
Middle East, December 28 2015
Qatar Chamber signed yesterday a co-operation agreement with the Volunteer Committee for Employment of People with Disabilities to provide training and employment to persons with disabilities.
President of Qatar Chamber HE Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani said that signing the agreement was part of Qatar Chamber’s commitment to social responsibility and support persons with disabilities.
He said that people with disability, if allowed to reach their potential, can provide a boost to the human capital of anyociety. That requires relying on specialists and experts to help persons with disabilities.
For his part, head of the Volunteer Committee for Employment of People with Disabilities Khalid al-Shoaibi praised Qatar Chamber’s keenness on rehabilitating and employing persons with disabilities.
He said that this segment represented a significant proportion of the Qatari society, whether they were Qatari citizens or expats.
He expressed his hope that the agreement materializes into a successful initiative for employing persons with disabilities.
Source: Gulf Times