Posted on June 08, 2015

On 8 June, 2015, the Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) hosted participants in the Government Leadership Program organized by Qatar Leadership Centre (QLC), and attended by 36 officials from various ministries and government agencies.

The program included a meeting entitled "Roundtable dialogue on social development" which aimed to introduce participants to the provisions of social development pillar through the National Development Strategy 2011-2016 and Qatar Vision 2030, and to the contribution of MDPS in achieving both the strategy and the vision.

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During the meeting, MDPS presented the results of analytical studies; namely:

  • Introduction to the social development pillar - Qatar Vision 2030.
  • Issues and challenges facing education and health sectors.
  • Issues and challenges facing social protection, family cohesion and women's empowerment.
  • National identity and the preservation of national cultural heritage.

The participants exchanged views and held discussions on topics that reinforce their capacity in the leadership of departments and agencies they represented, so as to enhance the work on achieving the goals of the National Development Strategy 2011-2016.