Human Development Majlis discusses new trends

November 18, 2012 - 1:40:15 am

Participants who attended Qatar’s first Human Development Majlis in Doha.

DOHA: Msheireb Enrichment Centre hosted Qatar’s first Human Development Majlis, where decision makers, experts, researchers and academics discussed the latest human development trends in Qatar. 

The Majlis was organised by Fikra Consulting and Research under the patronage of Sheikh Hamad bin Jabor Al Thani, president of Qatar Statistics Authority.

“The initiative is essential and corresponds well with various strategic development issues that we are addressing today. Moreover, it provides opportunities for exchanging experiences, best practices, and networking,” said Sheikh Hamad bin Jabor Al Thani.

The Majlis covered a wide variety of elements related to human development and its impact on health, economy and education. The participants discussed the role to be played by the public and private sectors and the civil society to promote human development. 

They also discussed the future role of the human development Majlis sessions and how they will work on the development of ideas among stakeholders. 

The  Peninsula