His Excellency Dr. Raed Mohammed bin Shams, Director-General of the Bahrain Institute of Public Administration (BIPA), commended the auspicious patronage by His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al-Khalifa, the Prime Minister, and the initiative of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, for organization of the government conference, the second edition. He reasserted that the meeting comes as a part of the judicious method adopted by the wise leadership under the command of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa, whose combined efforts in support of all initiatives and enterprises are designed to foster and serve the citizens and meet the demands of the upcoming phase by providing training needs for the employees of the private sector.
Dr. Bin Shams said that the meeting comes in response to the contents of the 2030 economic vision, including the principles which are based on justice, competitiveness and sustainability, besides serving the citizen as the real source and asset of Bahrain. Dr. Bin Shams underscored the fact that BIPA seeks, by virtue of all of the services it offers to the government sector, to carry out and implement the aspirations of the wise leadership and government, which are intended to qualify the civil servants and equip them with the expertise and experiences that would in turn qualify them to engage in their administrative duties in line with the leadership thought and strategic vision that constitute the base and foundation of effective government performance and accomplishment.
Dr. Bin Shams pointed out that the government conference offerings which include measurement of the strategic efficiency of the established plans and their effectiveness is of paramount importance for clarification of the alternative solutions to attain the objective we seek to achieve, drawing attention to the fact that this strategic outlook which is adopted by His Royal Highness the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and the First Deputy Prime Minister, reflex the true desire of the government to achieve objectives and offer the best. He regards the conference as a forum to explore the future of the nation and the citizens.
He added that the government meeting comes at a time that reasserts the unification and unity of the current as well as the future vision, its role in the consolidation of the efforts of all workers in the public sector, particularly in the light of the grave developments in the region and the world at large at all economic, social, security and political fronts and the challenges spawned by struggles and wars as well as crises that have negative impacts on all aspects of life.
Dr. Bin Shams reconfirmed the fact that the strategic leadership that the Institute of Public Administration believes in begins with the executive management, which represents the bulk of the enrolees in the training courses of the national program for the development of government leadership, which will undoubtedly contribute to the realization of the noble targets and aspirations that the Kingdom of Bahrain seeks to attain.