Volunteer work camp held at Jabal Akhdar

874536By Amal Al Riyami — NIZWA: Dec 20: A volunteer work camp was organised recently by the Social Development Department of Al Jabal Al Akhdar in cooperation with Alila Al Jabal Al Akhdar resort and Municipality of Nizwa Al Jabal Al Akhdar Branch, and residents. The campaign consisted of cleaning the environment, trimming the trees on internal roads and clearing the waste at public facilities. The staff of the implementing agencies and a group of residents, along with the necessary tools, gathered early morning to start the cleaning work.

Ahmed bin Suleiman al Tobi, Assistant Director, Social Development Department, said: “The aim of the camp was to inculcate social responsibility among service organisations and the community. We saw a tremendous response from residents, which reflects their social solidarity.” Ali bin Shaikhan al Abri, the coordinator of the camp, said: “We are very happy with this collaboration, which demonstrates the solidarity between private enterprises and officials.”