Mohammed Al Yahyaee

Mohammed Al Yahyaee works part-time as a lawyer at his own legal firm, whilst also working as the Deputy Head of Members’ affairs for the Legal Committee of the Shura Council, the appointed house of the Omani parliament. Since Mohammed has been working at the Shura Council, the Legal Committee has grown substantially in importance and function. He is also in the process of completing a PhD in Foreign Investment from the University of Cairo.

Mohammed’s Action Plan focuses on running a campaign to increase the legal literacy of all Omani citizens. This includes the publication of an accessible legal magazine and production a television programme that provides information and legal advice. By increasing legal awareness Mohammed hopes to reduce levels of crime and ensure that citizens have a better understanding of both the law and their rights.