As part of the Gulf Network for Quality Assurance of Higher Education efforts to enhance integration among the GCC sates, and develop the mechanisms of its joint work, HE Dr. Khamis Saleh Al Balushi, Director General of the GNQAHE visited the GCC Statistical Center, where he was received by, HE Mr. Saber Al Harbi, Director General of the GCCSTAT.
During the visit they discussed several issues, among them; means to enhance cooperation and continuous coordination between the two institutions, and provide the GNQAHE with data and statistics in the field of higher education. They also discussed the possibility of planning joint workshops aimed at designing and implementing statistical forms dedicated to educational and academic data. After that, the GNQAHE specialists explained the mechanism and methods used to obtain and benefit from statistics and how to design publications in a sophisticated and innovative way that provide users in various media outlets with simplified and easy information.
At the end of the visit, the GNQAHE delegation toured the GCCSTAT Center and its various departments.
The meeting was attended by a number of members of the Gulf Network for Quality Assurance of Higher Education and the GCC Statistical Center.