Final report that will form GAP 2019-2022 was handed over to Bahrain CP

Final report that will form GAP 2019-2022 was handed over to Bahrain CP

Manama : The Deputy Prime Minister, His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa, yesterday handed over the final report on key policies and initiatives to His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister. The report that will form the Government Action Plan (2019-2022) was handed over at Gudaibiya Palace. 

 The report follows directives issued by HRH the Crown Prince during the 2017 Government Forum for government officials to conduct workshops to identify mechanisms and key priority areas for incorporation into the government’s future goals. A series of workshops and coordination meetings were conducted between November 2017 and May 2018, which led to the development of over 106 new initiatives and 29 policies. 




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