On the occasion of the second anniversary of the implementation of the National Plan for strengthening the sense of National belonging and bolstering citizenship (Bahrainuna),Our Bahrain, and the latest outcomes of (Bahrainuna), His Excellency Dr. Raed Mohammed Bin Shams, the Director General of the Bahrain Institute for Public Administration (BIPA), affirmed that the institute has derived its Strategic Vision from the Comprehensive vision of His Majesty King Hamad Bin Isa Al Khalifa, the King of the Kingdom of Bahrain, May Allah protect him and guide him, which has reflected clearly in the constitution of the Kingdom of Bahrain, and the National Action Charter and the National Action Program as well as the Kingdom of Bahrain Economic Vision , which in their entirety shape the main pillars of the National Plan to bolster the sense of National belonging . It has also derived its components from the astute vision of His Royal Highness, Prince Salman Bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, which has drawn a clear path for government work based on national values , Dr. Bin Shams explained that the Institute’s programs are designed in line with national foundations, with the Institute’s strong belief that National values are the main drivers for the advancement of job performance and government services provided to the citizens.
His Excellency Dr. Bin Shams said that the values in their entirety shape the human behavior, for every person has a set of values , therefore the directives of His Majesty the King, through his sublime speeches on various national occasion, which encapsulate wisdom and vision in bolstering belonging and affiliation as well as the national values, which edify the Bahraini society and fulfill the aspirations of the citizens. He further pointed out that the Institute takes into consideration in all its initiatives and programs the National values and makes certain to include them so that it is reflected in the outcomes of the government work, adding that the National Program for the Development of Government Leadership is considered one of the important programs of the Institute that is keen to include national values as a basic component within the educational and training curricula. As a result, all the graduates of the National Program for the development of Government Leadership today are fully aware not only of the national values but also the means to incorporate them in the institutional work plans as well as the modern means of embedding them in the administrative teams.
Dr. Bin Shams explained that the National Plan (Bahrainuna), our Bahrain, is based on National partnership and local networking efforts between the National Action Charter, and the private sector and the civil society institutions towards bolstering the authentic Bahraini values and unify them to enhances the national aspirations and raises the standard of the outcomes presented to the citizens. He added that today everyone is working together to create the future of the nation and its service within the one system which bears the name of Bahrain and Team Bahrain, which is what makes the Kingdom of Bahrain an exemplary model looked up to not only on a regional level but also on the international field and takes pride that the Bahraini experience has become a learning and workable experience in various parts of the world.