The agreement comes in line with the sultanate’s and Unicef’s visions to boost the effectively-becoming of kids and supply them with the highest level of healthcare, education and civil and legal rights, as per the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) exactly where kids are at the heart of the agenda.
Talal al Mamari, CEO of Omantel, stated, “The sultanate has created outstanding achievements in defending children’s rights, and these achievements have ultimately lead to issuing the Child Law in Oman which was a milestone achievement. Likewise, well being, educational and social solutions provided to kids have been enhanced and additional developments are ongoing.
“As a national company that strives to implement its well-established telecom infrastructure in developing every aspect of life in Oman, we are glad to cooperate with an international organization like Unicef that makes tremendous efforts to better the outcomes for children around the world. We will make every effort to support Unicef and our government’s sustained initiatives in enhancing the well-being of children in Oman.”
In a altering and increasingly digital planet, maximising technologies and media is a single of the most successful strategies for spreading awareness and enhancing understanding possibilities for communities. The Omantel/Unicef partnership will boost access to info concerning well being, nutrition, education and youngster-protection, whilst pushing forward different revolutionary projects supported by Unicef. The partnership will utilise Omantel’s wide-reaching communication channels to share understanding on good rearing practices and elements that generate much better final results for kids in the sultanate, and will be a specifically useful tool for parents and caretakers.
Lana al Wreikat, Unicef representative in Oman, stated, “It is really essential to us at Unicef to have this partnership with Omantel, and I want to thank them for their commitment to kids in Oman. Our engagement with the private sector, particularly these like Omantel who supply a public service and have exceptional technologies and information capacities, serves to assistance the children’s agenda and assist accomplish the 2030 Global Goals.
This agreement is a excellent instance of a expanding movement of the private-sector creating partnerships to champion for children’s rights. The knowledge from Omantel will assist us invest in what we know operates for kids, and develop on Oman’s progress towards excellent well being, effectively-becoming, and top quality education – element of our commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals. Children are at the heart of the SDG’s and will be the most impacted by the choices we make these days, so it is essential that we continue moving forward with each other, understanding from every other, and scaling-up what operates.”
Investing in the future of the nation, Omantel connects even the most remote communities of the sultanate to every other and the rest of the planet. Omantel is the sultanate’s initial and top integrated telecommunications solutions provider, enabling the digital society to flourish, permitting new techniques of carrying out enterprise and delivering a planet of info, news and entertainment.
Information Source: Muscat Daily