Batelco, in line with its commitment to educational initiatives is proud of its long standing partnership with the Ministry of Education. Both national organisations have collaborated over many years to foster educational programmes that support the youth of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
Accordingly, Batelco is delighted to support the Ministry of Education’s Digital Empowerment in Education event which is an extension of the King Hamad Schools of the Future project with its aim to establish ICT as part of the national curriculum.
The important project was launched at an event held on October 4th at Shaikh Isa Cultural Hall with Ministry of Education representatives and representatives from 16 schools from across Bahrain in attendance. Representative from Batelco along with other major local organisations were also present.
Batelco Enterprise Division Acting in Charge Donya Al-Ansari said: that “Batelco as a key partner for the educational sector in Bahrain was very pleased to support such a worthy initiative. Batelco continues to facilitate and enable the advancement of education through introducing the latest ICT technologies and investment in reliable networks backed up by Batelco’s robust backbone and support teams.”
“We believe in the value of the Digital Empowerment in Education project and fully support the Ministry of Education’s futuristic initiatives that are aiming at elevating the educational system in Bahrain through establishing a strong ICT enabled curriculum for all local students,” Mrs. Al-Ansari added.
The Digital Empowerment project also supports the Kingdom’s 2030 vision with its aspirations for the future of Bahrain and in particular its sound principles for a sustainable and competitive environment. Batelco is playing its part as the Kingdom’s leading integrated communications company, by continuing to invest in digital innovations and cloud solutions serving this segment. Batelco’s e-learning solutions offer a range of cloud based and physical solutions aimed at enhancing the efficiency of processes in the education system in Bahrain. This is in addition to the ongoing network enhancements carried out by Batelco to ensure that residents and businesses have access to world-class communications.
Under its CSR umbrella, Batelco supports a raft of important programmes for the Kingdom across the fields of health, sports and culture as well as educational projects.Batelco firmly believes in the development of local talent and with this initiative Batelco continues to play a crucial role in the development of the Kingdom’s leaders of tomorrow.