TABLE 2 THE SUBSTITUTE SUBSAMPLE: LOGIT ESTIMATES Estimated Asymptotic Variable Name Coefficient T-Ratio bidp
(WTP) -0.05914 -4.98(*) Constant (WTP) 1.3666 2.68(*) bida (WTA) 0.035384 5.04(*) Constant (WTA) -1.5162 -3.62(*) * Significant at 5 percent.
BIDP hopes the contest will continue playing its role in discovering Bahraini youngsters who are talented in the political speech writing through raising the spirit of fair and free competition among the citizens of the nation to make political and media cadres who are capable of enriching and sustaining national political action, Al-Romaihi said.
BIDP chairman pointed out that the competition seeks to develop the values of fair competition among Bahraini youth in accordance with democratic principles, which, he said, will contribute to creating new generations and cadres who have enough political awareness that enables them to enrich the political action in the kingdom.
Source: Bahrain Institute for Political Development (BIDP
In his statement, delivered on his behalf by BIDP Board of Trustees Deputy Chairman Dr.
He added that the third edition built on BIDP's keenness to select topics aiming to develop media discourse, highlighting the importance of this year's theme, "Media and Civic Peace." He said that civic peace was direly needed to overcome all forms of violence and extremism and move to a secure environment through fortifying our societies from attempts to sow divide among their members.
Al-Khayat, who joined BIDP
earlier as an Acting Media and Public Relations Director, boasts of a 26-year experience.
It is to be noted that the "Promising Cadres Programme", as one of the political empowerment programmes implemented by BIDP
in partnership with the Supreme Council for Women, is in line with the visions of the National Consensus Dialogue.