Facebook Twitter Linkedin Youtube RSS
Eye of Dubai
 
Monday, May 21, 2018
Sign up for newsletter:
Advertise with us
℃ Dubai   
Close
| Register | Login
Username
Password
Image Verification
Refresh
Close
|
Culture & Education NEWS
Culture & Education is sponsored by:
Posted on: Thursday 17 May, 2018 2:32 pm
Shell (Saudi Arabia) applauds schoolgirls for completing social skills course

Shell Saudi Arabia is today celebrating the successful conclusion of ValueNet, a 16-week programme in Riyadh which has seen 200 girls, ten of which are from the Down Syndrome Association, participate in games-based activities to develop their social skills and sense of team spirit.

 

First introduced in Jubail in 2015, this year the programme was organized in Riyadh for the first time, where girls from Al-Faris International Schools, Advanced Learning Schools and Riyadh Najd School took part. The programme complements the common goals of the Saudi national Vision 2030 strategy to foster youth development and women empowerment.

 

Aged between 7 and 11 years old, the children received training from 13 Saudi female coaches. The coaches were instructed by the Football Club Barcelona Foundation which designed the progamme.

 

ValueNet is an innovative social skills initiative that Shell has launched in several countries across the Middle East and North Africa, in association the FC Barcelona Foundation.

 

The programmes use a unique coaching methodology to promote skills of teamwork, accountability and leadership among young participants through sports.

 

This month Shell and FC Barcelona are marking the sixth anniversary of the partnership which has seen more than 18,000 boys and girls participate in courses across the region.


Print this Article
comments powered by Disqus


Jobs
Realestate
Book Hotels
Our Sponsors
  • Emirates Airline
  • Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority
  • Alsorayai Group
  • Emaar
  • HP
  • Lomar
  • Emirates NBD
  • du
  • Dubai Chamber
  • Dubai Tourism
  • Riyadh Chamber of Commerce
Eye Of Dubai
Islamic Date Converter Close
Gregorian Calender
Month Day Year
Hijri/Islamic Calender
Month Day Year
Day of the Week:

World Time Close
Unit Converter Close
Kindly select the desired Values & Units:
Convert
 
Forgot Your Password Close
We will send an email to your inbox to clear things up
Username or Email
* Mandatory fields / Error alert
Submit
Track Shipments Online Close
Enter Aramex AWB number
Enter DHL AWB number
Enter Fedex AWB number
Enter TNT AWB number
Enter UPS AWB number
Daily Newspaper Close
www.emaratalyoum.com/
www.albayan.ae/
www.khaleejtimes.com/
www.alittihad.ae/
www.gulfnews.com
www.thenational.ae/
www.alroeya.ae/
www.emirates247.com/
www.alkhaleej.ae/
www.gulftoday.ae/