The Ministry of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs has educated 271,174 workers till now about coronavirus. The campaign aims at raising awareness about the precautionary and preventive measures to curb the spread of coronavirus for workers and employers at worksites and accommodations.
The campaign team made 4,151 field visits, during which 88,000 brochures were distributed in 6 different languages to workers in order to raise awareness. As much as 572,754 awareness messages were sent to employers via SMS.
The campaign was conducted in many areas throughout the municipalities. The number of field visits that took place in the northern part of the country, including Al Daayen Municipality, Al-Khor and Al-Thakhira Municipality, Umm Salal Municipality, and Al Shamal Municipality were 608 visits, benefiting 44,809 workers.
As many as 114,107 workers in Doha Municipality were educated through 1,912 visits made by the campaign team. The number of field visits in Al Wakra municipality reached 301, where 23,478 workers benefited from it.