Oman-based Khimji Ramdas Group has announced that one of its Eshraqa units has signed an agreement with the Ministry of Education (MoE) to help improve the infrastructure of public schools in Wilayat Dima Watayeen, equipping them with smart TV, smart interactive whiteboards and security cameras.
By providing digital equipment such as smart TVs and interactive whiteboards, Eshraqa aims to help schools make lessons more engaging, interactive and productive for students and teachers, the KR Group statement said.
Built on the premise that the private sector has a responsibility towards the development of local communities and the empowerment of talented individuals in the sultanate, Eshraqa works for nation building at the grassroots, the statement said.
It aspires to contribute significantly to the education sector by building infrastructure that will lead to the improvement of knowledge, skills and abilities in society, he added.
This constant support for “education” is a continuation of Eshraqa’s initiatives to develop and improve the sector, providing an infrastructure on par with modern education on a global scale and in line with the objectives of Oman’s Vision 2040, remarked Nailesh Khimji, Director of Khimji Ramdas Group, after signing the agreement with Majid bin Said Al Bahri, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Education for Administrative and Financial Affairs during the third Oman Science Festival, held at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Center (OCEC).
The infrastructure and learning environment of schools have a direct impact on students and teachers, as well as the quality of education, Khimji said.
“This MoU is therefore an effort to empower students and support the efforts of Dima Watayeen educators, to provide a comprehensive educational experience that will positively contribute to the future of Omani youth and strengthen the human capital of the Sultanate,” he noted.
Welcoming the initiative, Al Bahri said, “Children across the country deserve a quality education to successfully embark on the journeys of their lives and become the leaders of tomorrow. We thank Eshraqa of Khimji Ramdas for her commitment to the development and advancement of local communities; and urge other private sector companies to participate in similar efforts that help strengthen the education sector. »
“As an organization that focuses on community well-being in multiple capacities, Eshraqa has always supported and will support learning initiatives as part of its core belief of building better communities through education. “, did he declare.
“Under its main pillar ‘Eshraqa Learns’, the team has implemented a wide range of initiatives across Oman, since its inception in 2016, and has supported 82 public schools in five wilayats, namely Samail, Bidbid, Izki , Ibra and Bidiyiah,” he said. added.-TradeArabia news service