Manama, Apr. 28 (BNA): The Cabinet Affairs Ministry Undersecretary and Good Word Society (GWS) Honorary President His Highness Shaikh Isa bin Ali Al Khalifa sponsored the second edition of the Young Leader Empowerment initiative.
The initiative is organized by the GWS in cooperation with the Arab Planning Institute in Kuwait which will be held in May.
The undersecretary stressed that the initiative came in line with the directives of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and the government efforts led by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, in supporting youth issues and expanding their participation the Kingdom’s development to meet Bahrain Economic Vision 2030.
He praised the distinguished efforts of HM the King’s Representative for Humanitarian Works and Youth Affairs His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa and First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS), President of the General Sports Authority (GSA) and Chairman of the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, in empowering Bahraini youth in various sectors through many initiatives that supports the presence of young people in the development process.
He pointed out that the initiative aims to qualify Bahraini youth for leadership and create competencies for society and administration, as well as empowering them in various fields with the latest management theories, scientific and practical planning, and testing their abilities to apply modern methods with high efficiency.