Presentation during ARC 2016

The Doha International Family Institute (DIFI), in collaboration with the University of Calgary-Qatar, presented a report on "Exploring the Lived-Experiences of Caregivers Caring for Elderly Persons in Qatar" during Qatar Foundation's Annual Research Conference (ARC) on 22 March 2016.


The objective of the project was to investigate the experiences of Qatari and non-Qatari caregivers who provide care for older family members in Qatar. The theme of the ARC conference 2016 was ‘Investing in Research & Innovating for Society’. ARC ’16 featured various sessions related to the four thematic pillars defined in Qatar’s National Research Strategy (QNRS) – Energy and Environment, Computing and Information Technology, Health, and Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities.

To know more about the conference please click here