The Ministry of Social Development signs 8 agreements and honors establishments

Muscat: Eight agreements were signed Sunday by the Ministry of Social Development with private institutions that support community programs. He also honored government and community units that have contributed to social accountability programs.

The event took place under the patronage of His Highness Sayyid Kamil Fahd Al Said.

Two agreements have been signed between the ministry and Oman India Fertilizer Company (OMIFCO). The first agreement concerns the financing of the construction of the Al Wafa’a center for the reintegration of disabled people up to 220,000 OMR. The second agreement is for the development of Al Aman Rehabilitation Center in Al Khoudh with a total cost of OMR 118,000.

Both agreements were signed by Sheikh Rashid Ahmed Al Shamsi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Social Development and Khalid Mohammed Al Fannah Al Araimi, Director of Sustainability and Corporate Communications of OMIFCO.

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the ministry and the Oman LNG Development Foundation on further cooperation in the areas of social responsibility, training programs and the establishment of projects and services. initiatives that maximize the benefit of a broad segment of society.

Al Shamsi also signed an agreement with Dr. Amir Nasser Al Mata’ni, CEO of the Oman LNG Development Foundation on financing the construction of a blacksmith and carpentry workshop.

Another agreement was signed by Al Shamsi with Dr. Omar Salim Al Jaidi, Managing Director of ARA Petroleum Company on financing the establishment of a specialized blacksmithing and carpentry workshop at the assessment and training center professional from the Ministry of Social Development.

An agreement worth OMR 144,000 has been signed between the ministry and the Al Jisr Foundation. This agreement aims to achieve joint cooperation in the field of projects for the empowerment of social security families and people with limited incomes.

This was followed by a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) worth OMR 144,000 signed between the ministry and the Al Jisr Foundation aimed at achieving joint cooperation in implementing empowerment projects targeting the families of social security and low-income families.

The MoC also handles cooperation in assisting urgent cases.

The event also included the signing of an agreement between the Early Intervention Association and the Khimji Ramdas company to fund the establishment of a vocational training center worth OMR 144,000 at the Association’s headquarters. early intervention.

The seventh agreement was signed between Mitsui E and P Middle East BV Company and Al Noor Association for the Blind to provide prostheses and train blind job seekers up to OMR 33,000.

Mitsui E and P Middle East BV Company has also signed an agreement to supply Physiotherapy equipment and devices worth OMR 30,000 to Disabled Children’s Association.

At the end of the ceremony, the guest of honor honored 36 institutions that have supported social development programs.

The event brought together Dr. Laila Ahmed Al Najjar, Minister of Social Development, several ministers, under-secretaries and senior officials representing the private sector.

Joel C. Hicks