Madeeha to present award to NParks

MUSCAT: As delegated by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos, Dr Madeeha bint Ahmed al Shaibaniyah, Minister for Education, Chairperson of Oman National Commission for Education, Culture and Science, will hand over the 14th version of Unesco-Sultan Qaboos Environmental Preservation Award, 2017 to Singapore National Parks Board upon the recommendation of the Jury of the Unesco’s Man and Biosphere Program Secretariat. The award has been given to NParks of Singapore for its commitment and diligent work to support environmental preservation.
The award will be presented to the winning institution during the World Science Forum to be held in Jordan from November 7 to 11.
Singapore’s NParks promotes the conservation of biodiversity in urban environments and rare natural areas, improves the environmental conditions of habitats. — ONA