Muscat: Preparation of a manual on the Sultan Qaboos Award for Voluntary Work was discussed at a meeting on Wednesday.
The Technical Committee for Sultan Qaboos Award for Voluntary Work held its first meeting this year at the Ministry of Social Development headquarters under the chair of Dr. Mohammed bin Ali Al Saadi, Director General of the Social Care at the Ministry of Social Development.
The meeting reviewed the activities associated with the Award and the development in the 5th version of the award. It also reviewed the new nomination and assessment forms for the various categories of the award. It discussed also preparing a manual on the award and introducing e-nomination through the Ministry’s website.
The meeting also discussed the importance of involving the non-governmental and professional organisations and schools in nomination for the award.
The meeting also touched on the media plan to promote the award through the different media means and social networks.