Qatar: Volunteer training for World Cup 2022 begins
GT: Volunteer roles will be kicking off from 1st October.
The volunteers for the FIFA World Cup in Qatar in 2022 have begun their training journey.
20,000 volunteers will get more than 350 training sessions, both in-person and online, at the volunteer centre.
Some 60,000 interviews were conducted to select 20,000 volunteers who would work inside and outside the stadiums to ensure the World Cup 2022 runs smoothly, Nasser Al Mughaiseeb, Director of Volunteering Strategy at the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy said during an interview with local news outlet Al Sharq.
“We have received applications for registration from more than 180 nationalities around the world, most of them are from Asian and African countries, where their percentage exceeds 40% of the total applicants,” said Al-Mughaisib.