20 schools take part in GCC Traffic Week

 20 Mar 2017 - 0:29

20 schools take part in GCC Traffic Week
A display to educate children on traffic safety at the 33rd GCC Traffic week at Darb El Saai.

The Peninsula

Some 20 schools in Qatar from different educational levels participated in the 33rd GCC Traffic week which took place at Darb El Saai under the theme “Your life is a Trust”, said the Ministry of Education and Higher Education in a statement yesterday.
The education tent at Darb El Saai played a significant role in attracting a considerable number of visitors including students and parents. The schools programmes in the traffic tent included distribution of brochures and display materials and campaign in the social media in order to raise awareness about traffic and traffic safety.
The 20 schools were chosen based on their initiatives and achievements in the area of traffic safety, said Oman Al Mashhadani, coordinator of traffic safety for primary schools. This event has significant impact on the student’s awareness about traffic and principles of safety, he added.
More than 60 government and non-government entities participated in the event.