The Dar Al Attaa’a Association held the 23rd edition of the Small and Medium Enterprises Forum under the name Ataa’a Exhibition, and allocated its proceeds to support the family sponsorship program and the purchase of Eid clothing. The exhibition opened its doors at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Center from Thursday to Saturday 7-9 April from 7:00 pm to 12:00 am. The exhibition was opened at 9:00 on the first day under the patronage of Her Highness Lady Houria bint Asaad Al Said. The exhibition contained more than 140 kiosks selling various luxuries of men and women’s needs, in addition to food projects kiosks.
Under the patronage of the Honorable Maryam bint Issa Al Zadjali, Member of the State Council and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Dar Al Atta’a Association, the Green Green Houses project was inaugurated at Al Wafa Center for the Rehabilitation of Persons with Special Needs in the Wilayat of Ibra, North Al Sharqiyah Governorate, in joint cooperation with the Dar Al Atta’ Association and with sustainable funding from the National Finance Company. This project comes within the "Tamkeen" program implemented by Dar Al Atta'a with the aim of empowering this category and developing its capabilities and skills through these projects. This initiative is considered a role model and enhances the efforts of the Ministry of Social Development in providing vocational rehabilitation services for this category to enable them to be self-reliant in managing their lives without relying on others. For his part, Mr. Amir bin Nasser Al-Rahbi, Regional Director of the National Finance Company, said: We are happy to cooperate with Dar Al Atta’a and fund the Tamkeen program, which will contribute to supporting the capabilities of people with special needs by providing them with job opportunities that give them a sustainable source of income, and gain them experience in production and marketing. Agricultural crops are self-reliant. In addition, National Finance always seeks to support charitable institutions in general to support members of the community. On this, Honorable Maryam bint Issa Al-Zadjaliah, Chairperson of the Board of Directors, expressed her appreciation and thanks to the National Company for its support and constant keenness to serve the local community through sustainable programs. She pointed out that the project, which was opened today, is among the 9 projects for green greenhouses that are being implemented by the association in cooperation with the National Finance Company, which is funded by the Wafa Centers for the Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities, and that 4 projects are under implementation. It is worth mentioning that Al-Wafa Center for the Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities in Ibra works to provide rehabilitation and care services to its children through a specialized cadre of 21 specialists and rehabilitation technicians who are working hard to train 86 children with disabilities by providing social and psychological rehabilitation services and improving their mobility abilities functional, pronunciation, communication, perceptual and cognitive abilities, etc., and work to achieve social integration in cooperation with supporting institutions. It is worth noting that there are 4 green greenhouse projects that will be implemented in the various governorates of the Sultanate.