Towrds commuinty conscious authentic sound and body
Formation of the ministry:
His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, formed The Ministry of Sports and Culture by an Emiri decree issued at the Amiri Diwan on 17/4 / 1437H corresponding to 27/01/2016 by merging the Ministries of Youth & Sports and the Ministry of Culture, Arts and Heritage.
THE Emir His Highness issued the Emiri Decision No 4 of 2016 amending some provisions of the Emiri Decision No 16 of 2014 setting certain competencies of the ministries and defined the functions of the ministry in article (10).
Ministry of Youth and Sports:
The Ministry of Youth and Sports was established by an Emiri Decree No. 16 of 2014 to promote youth and develop their skills, help them to perform their duties and raise the level of sports in the country to the point of excellence. And it was also concerned with supervision of the concerned authorities in the State to support and coordinate their works it was responsible for setting terms and standards for the establishment of clubs, centers, committees and associations for youth and sports and issuing license for them.