(MENAFN - Arab News) Prince Mohammad bin Fahd, chairman of the Prince Mohammad bin Fahd Foundation for Humanitarian Development (PMFHD) has inaugurated a new chair for volunteer work studies in his name at Imam Mohammad ibn Saud Islamic University (IMSIU) in Riyadh on Monday.
"The chair is part of the comprehensive activities of PMFHD that works for youth development, providing low-cost housing, the development of women and social rehabilitation," said Prince Mohammad.
The foundation also has a college for ophthalmology, a chair for youth initiatives, a fund for the industry's development for youth, Princess Nouf bint Mohammad for the support of women who work, a chair for civilizations studies. It also gives out an award for charity work services.
Prince Mohammad said the move comes as part of strategic action plan of the foundation, which aimed at creating chairs and programs in various fields. These would mainly be focused on the rehabilitation of young people in several universities and educational institutions in the country. Prince Turki bin Mohammed, PMFHD's chairman of the executive committee said the foundation has completed all preparation of a strategic action plan for the next three years. This is aimed at human development in several areas in the Kingdom by offering practical programs and projects to meet the needs of beneficiaries.
"The organization seeks to target larger numbers of beneficiaries for its programs to cover all parts of the Kingdom," said Prince Turki.
The visit comes within the framework of the existing cooperation between PMFHD and the IMSIU.