The Perbadanan Tabung Amanah Islam Brunei, TAIB and the Society for Community Outreach and Training, SCOT received the 5th Rural Development and Poverty Eradication Leadership Awards. The awards is a biennial routine activity for the Rural Development and Poverty Eradication Senior Officials Meeting under the Rural Development and Poverty Eradication Action Plan Framework. The trophy and e-certificate Presentation Ceremony was held virtually, 12th May.
Brunei Darussalam delegation was led by Dayang Hajah Nor Ashikin binti Haji Johari, Permanent Secretary for Community and Culture at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports. The Perbadanan Tabung Amanah Islam Brunei TAIB received the award for the Private Sector Category and the Society for Community Outreach and Training for the NGO Category. Award recipients from each ASEAN member states also had an opportunity to present their roles, achievements and contributions to the community through video broadcasts. The event was hosted by the Republic of the Philippines through the National Anti-Poverty Commission as the Chairman of the RDPE ASEAN Ministerial Meeting, also attended by ASEAN member states responsible for Rural Development Affairs and Poverty Eradication.
Source: Radio Television Brunei