MEM plays a major and important role in encouraging and promoting Oil and Gas companies to contribute in developing the social investment and comply to make a positive difference in the community in different fields such as education, health, safety, and social development programs.
In the education field, the Ministry contributes in coordination with the Oil and Gas companies to fund scholarships for the lower income and social security families.
While in the field of safety and decreasing traffic accidents, a couple of companies in coordination with Traffic Safety Institute in Oman Royal Police worked in training a number of driving tutors on preventive driving skills. In addition to that, some companies provided sustainable social initiatives through providing a number of fully equipped ambulances to the Ministry of Health and Royal Oman Police.
In the field of women empowerment, some companies has funded training programs for Omani women to train them the basic computer skills. In addition to the training programs in the traditional crafts and skills, so women can have opportunities to establish their own small businesses.