Continuing its journey to empower Omani women and help them achieve their ambitions and aspirations, Ooredoo recently cooperated with the Omani Women’s Association, under the umbrella of the Ministry of Social Development, to come up with a ‘stepping stone’ program. to graduates of its women’s incubator. training across the country. The initiative includes a series of training workshops offering a variety of skills such as problem solving, confidence building, goal setting, relationship building and stress management.
Springboard workshops started in August in Omani women’s associations in Samail, Al Musannah, Manah, as well as Rustaq, Al Kamel, Al Wafi and Ibri. Led by Ayesha Al Shoily, Certified Trainer and Head of Corporate Social Responsibility at Ooredoo, a jury will assess and select the winning projects from each association to qualify as finalists. The winning projects, which will be announced in November.
Raed Mohammed Dawood, Director of Branding, Communications and Corporate Affairs at Ooredoo, said: “Based on the vision that everyone is an equal member of society, we continue to empower women. Omani women and help them achieve their personal and professional goals through our training incubators. Across the country. We are happy to be able to give them access to these world-renowned courses, to expand their network and to provide them with the necessary tools to enter the job market with confidence.
Aya Al Khasibiya, member of the Omani Women’s Association of the Wilayat of Manah, added: “The Ooredoo Tremplin program plays a major role in empowering Omani women to be successful, providing us with a unique opportunity for personal development. thanks to an open dialogue between the participants. and the trainer. It also helped us gain self-confidence and chart a clear path towards achieving our goals. ”
Fatima Al Abriya, member of the Omani Women’s Association of the Wilayat of Rustaq, also commented: “The Springboard program has enabled us to define our goals in a manner consistent with our principles and values, and to identify ways of which we can grow. The workshops have also provided us with an excellent basis to share our knowledge and help inspire those around us. ”
Over the years, Springboard has become one of Ooredoo’s core businesses as part of its CSR program, Ooredoo Goodwill. Help train more  entrepreneurs to date, it is designed to give them the skills and knowledge to translate their ideas into reality, while having a positive impact on their lives in general. For more information on the company’s innovative programs, visit www.ooredoo.om.