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28/03/2019
Towell Group is the Golden Sponsor of the Third Oman Environmental Forum


Towell Group is the golden sponsor of the third Oman Environmental Forum, which is being held under the patronage of His Excellency Mohammed bin Salem Al-Tuba, Minister of Environment and Climate Affairs Which was titled "Green Economy: The Future of Safe Development" . The forum, which is one of the most prominent initiatives of Al-Roya newspaper and unique in the Sultanate and held in strategic partnership with the Ministry of Environment, participated in a number of specialists and those interested in the environment from inside and outside the Sultanate. And it aims to formulate a guiding document for a developmental future that ensures balance between economic and environmental mining.

The Minister of Environment and Climate Affairs the opening sponsor of the forum, confirmed  that the Forum at its third session calls for adopting green economy applications in order to achieve the goals of sustainable development and to pursue various development projects in parallel with efforts to protect the environment. And he confirmed also that the working papers and discussion topics included in the Forum reflect the keenness of the Organizing Committee to raise all issues related to the environmental economy.

 

Both in terms of practices and best practices, or by highlighting the challenges that may face the mechanisms of applying this type of economy. He called upon the private sector institutions to adopt development initiatives within the framework of corporate social responsibility to encourage individuals to contribute to environmental protection by reducing the use of environmentally harmful plastic bags, participating in recycling operations, and purchasing products based on recycling with the Ministry of Environment - a number of specialists and those interested in the environment from inside and outside the Sultanate.