Our youth must be encouraged to contribute to road safety, for example, by sharing their ideas on new ways forward - and this is exactly the approach MYS
will be adopting.
In fact, we re ramping up the business and enterprise content of this year s Summit with the aim of inspiring more young Omanis to set-up start-ups," said Sayyid Faisal Al Said, PAIPED's Director General of Marketing & Media and the man spearheading MYS
Let's be clear, MYS isn't only about insight, it's also about involvement from a diverse range of young people, businesses, government and academia on a large-scale," said Sayyid Faisal Al Said, PAIPED's Director General of Marketing and Media.
Those selected to attend MYS 2012 will show to the world that Oman has a large pool of young talents and it's our collective responsibility to reach out to them and ensure their thoughts and ideas are taken forward.
Organised by BOMU, MYS participants took the lead on the park cleaning project that involved clearing litter, repairing park furniture, planting trees and shrubs, and painting walls.
In addition to the Al Musannah Park make-over, groups of MYS participants also visited a Children's Home as well as local families.
While pointing out that MYS receives high-level local and global support, Sayyid Faisal thanked the Sultanate's Ministry of Education, Oman National Commission for Education, Culture and Science, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UNPA and UNESCO.
Speaking to Times of Oman, Abdullah Al Jufaili, general manager, Sharakah and Muscat Youth Summit presenter said, "I have been associated with the MYS since the beginning.
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