Education Minister Receives UNICEF Representative in Sultanate

Dr. Madiha bint Ahmed al-Shaibaniyah

Minister of Education received today in her office Lena Khalil, UNICEF

representative in the Sultanate.

During the meeting, the Minister highlighted the achievements of the

Sultanate’s education in recent years, as well as the efforts and areas

of care rendered to children, especially those provided by the Ministry

of Education in the field of early childhood and children with


The meeting reviewed areas of joint cooperation between the

ministry and UNICEF and focused more on the areas of future

partnership between the two sides in the fields of early childhood and

children with disabilities, with the importance of focusing on the

governorates of the Sultanate in relation to early childhood projects.

The meeting was attended by Mohammed bin Abdullah al-Far’ei,

Head of the Minister’s Office and Shunoona bint Salim al-Habsiya,

Educational Expert at the Office of the Education Undersecretary and

Member of the Executive Committee for the Cooperation Program

between the Sultanate’s Government and UNICEF.

Source: Oman news Agency