The Assistant of the President of the Republic Dr. Jalal Yousuf Al-Degair has emphasized state's concern with the institutional excellence.
He reviewed development of general, higher and technological education to enhance and build capacities, stressing that the government adopts strategies, long term and shot term plans .
Dr. Al-Degair said, when he addressed the opening sitting of the International Institutional Excellence Conference yesterday at the Friendship Hall, that establishment of the Secretariat General for Strategic Planning and the Secretariat General of the Higher Council for Quality assured seriousness and concern of the government with the scientific advancement for the institutions to attain the desire ends of the institutional difference and the development of the country.
The Assistant of the President added that the concern of the government with the training emanated from its belief that the reform of the institutional performance would not be reached except through the reform of individual via the training in accordance with the studied plans and programmes on capacity building.
He pointed out that the major challenges facing Change and keep up with global technology represent in the resistance that occurs from within the institutions themselves from those who cling to the old and refuse the new.
Dr. Al-Degair asserted that what was required is to work for the development of human resources and take advantage of international experiences, praising the auspices of the Ministry of Human Resources and Labor to this international conference, stressing adoption of the Presidency of the Republic to its recommendations.
He called for the importance of identifying the strengths and weaknesses of the government institutions in order to work for promotion of their performance by introduction of modern techniques and application of appropriate programmes, pointing out the importance of involving the private sector in the promotion of the public affairs in the country at various levels, praising the experience of Al-Majzoub Center for the Economic and Financial Consultations.