Sultan Haitham Bin Tarik
With the grace and care of God, and with a societal consensus, the future vision for Oman 2040 was prepared, in which the noble will of the late His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said bin Taimur – may God bless him – for the vision to understand the economic and social reality, and foresee the future objectively. For the Sultanate to consider it as a guide and an essential reference for planning work for the next two decades.
Oman Vision 2040 is the gateway for the Sultanate to cross the challenges, keep abreast of regional and global changes, invest available opportunities and generate new ones, in order to enhance economic competitiveness, social welfare, and stimulate growth and confidence in economic, social and development relations in all governorates of the Sultanate.
It was in our eyes – as we are working to define the national priorities that the future vision will work on – to reshape the relationship and roles between the government and private sectors and civil society institutions, and to ensure effective economic management and a developed, diversified and sustainable Omani economy, and an equitable distribution of development capabilities between governorates, and the protection of our natural resources and our environment Unique, starting from the constants of authentic Omani citizenship and identity; To modernize the education system, support scientific research and innovation, develop health systems and services, and components of community well-being and basic services, for all groups and segments of society.
The future vision attached special importance to governance issues and topics. This is due to its great importance and impact on national priorities, in terms of activating oversight, effective use of national resources, and achieving principles of integrity, justice, transparency, accountability and accountability; In a way that enhances confidence in our national economy, and supports the competitiveness of all sectors under the rule of law.
The stages of preparing the vision have passed through multiple stations, as the work of the committees started by defining the axes and pillars of the vision, followed by the diagnosis of the current situation of the Sultanate’s reality, and the identification of national priorities, and in an effort to integrate roles, the Future Foresight Forum was established for the vision. And determining the strategic directions of the vision, its goals, indicators and targets.
The specialized national committees and work teams have worked with all effort and perseverance, and with the desired interaction with those with expertise and competence, in accordance with scientific methodologies and international best practices, and have taken care in all their steps to ensure that there is broad community participation from all segments and segments of society. It reached all the governorates of the Sultanate, interacted by all means, and achieved the desired goal in a broad and effective participation of the community, and as a result we put in your hands the vision of the future Oman, a pure work from you and to you.
All those who have had the honor of being responsible for preparing the future vision “Oman 2040”, go with their hands in everyone’s hands to work on translating its orientations and goals, in order to reach a future led by ambition, in which everyone participates. For all this we extend the pace, accelerate time, and confidently move towards a tomorrow that is filled with optimism for this The homeland is dear to all of us.