The joint committee between the Ministry of Sports Affairs and Sultan Qaboos University held its second meeting on 29 March at Sultan Qaboos University. The meeting was led by H.E Dr. Ali bin Saud Al Baimani, Vice Chancellor of Sultan Qaboos University, and H.E Sheikh Rashid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Hinai, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Sports Affairs with the presence of members of the Committee from both sides.
The Committee discussed several topics on the agenda of the meeting, which included reviewing of the follow-up report on the implementation of the recommendations of the previous meeting of the Committee and the annual plan for the programs, activities and training courses for 2018. The committee also referred to the cooperation between the two sides in the research map project of the master student.
The committee also discussed the importance of activating the role of the students in the Department of Physical Education within the programs of the committees in the ministry and preparing joint research and studies in the field of sports and youth. It discussed on exchanging medical consultations between the Sultan Qaboos University Hospital and the Sports Medicine Center of the Ministry.
The meeting discussed the topic of supporting the 5th Conference of the College of Education on Physical Education and Sustainable Development for the Individual and the Community, scheduled to be held during 8-9 October 2018, that seeks to shed light on the importance of sport and its role in the development of individual and society and the sustainability of their development.