HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, First Deputy President of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports and Bahrain Olympic Committee President, has chaired the weekly virtual meeting of the Coordination, Execution and Follow-up Committee “Response”.
The meeting was attended by HE Dr Majid bin Ali Al Nuaimi, Minister of Education, HE Ms. Faeqa bint Saeed Al Saleh, Minister of Health, Dr Riyadh Hamza, President of the University of Bahrain and Dr Jamal Al Saleh, Consultant of orthopaedics and fractures. At the beginning of the meeting, HH Shaikh Khalid welcomed the attendees, valuing their efforts in carrying out several developments projects.
After that, the meeting discussed several topics listed on the agenda, including the school sport. And HH Shaikh Khalid instructed the attendees to design a comprehensive plan for this area in coordination with the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports. And it was agreed to expand the use of the multiuse schools’ gyms whose number is 67.
Moreover, the meeting also elaborated on investing in sports medicine through sketching systematic strategies with the competent authorities. This initiative reflects the Kingdom’s leading position in the medical sector in line with the vision of HM King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the King of the Kingdom of Bahrain and the ambitions of HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, His Majesty the King’s Representative for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, National Security Advisor, President of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports.