The Supreme Committee of the Oman
International Conference on Social Responsibility,held in collaboration with the
United Nations program on Sustainable Development,named poet Abdulaziz Saud
Al-Babtain“UN commissioner to preach the goals of the United Nations Commission
on Sustainable Development" for 2016 and honoured him with the Golden
Award, in recognition for his role in the programmes of community service and social
responsibility regionally and globally.
The conference, held under the auspices
of Sheikha Aisha bintKhalfanAl-Sayabiyah, chairperson of Public Authority for
Craft Industries,in the city of Salalah, will honour Al-Babtainon December 20,
The Secretary General of Abdulaziz
Saud Al-Babtain Cultural Foundation, Abdulrahman Khalid Al-Babtainwill attend the
conference and the honouring ceremony on behalf of poet Abdulaziz Saud
Al-Babtain and will deliver a speech about the most prominent achievements of
the Foundation in the field of social development.
In a press statement, Poet Abdulaziz
Saud Al-Babtainthanked the committee of Oman International Conference on Social
Responsibility for this honour considering it a well-deserved for the
Foundation and its friends who were there during its long journey that started
with poetry and widened to reach the various aspects of life, including the intercultural
dialogue and support ofcreativity and humanity.
“The community awareness shown by
the Sultanate of Oman and the United Nations reflects the depth of feeling of
the importance of social development and social responsibility in the advancement
of peoples and its striving to reach a better humanity,” he said.