Education Minister, Dr. Majid bin Ali Al-Nuaimi, received here today a delegation from the National Bank of Bahrain (NBB), led by NBB's CEO for Human Resources and Talent Development, Dana Buheji.

The minister received a donation to support students at schools, as part of NBB’s grants and donations programme for 2019.

Dr. Al-Nuaimi lauded NBB’s donation, noting that the move affirms the existing community partnership between the Education Ministry and the private sector, and hailing NBB’s support for educational projects in the kingdom.

He informed the delegation about the Education Ministry’s implementation of the community service course, in cooperation with government departments to ensure that students acquire the necessary social skills and experience, and to promote the values of solidarity, tolerance and voluntary work among them.

He also highlighted the Education Ministry’s efforts to integrate sutudents with special needs in 40% of schools across the kingdom, through the creation of a suitable learning environment and the qualified teaching staff.