Women Empowerment
2018 Dec 10 Mon, 08:55:27 am

UAE Press: Historic UAE step on women’s empowerment

ABU DHABI, 10th December, 2018 (WAM) -- A UAE newspaper has said that in a world where discrimination against women is rampant, Emirati women are fortunate to be an exception. Emirati women have already notched leading positions, including the post of Speaker of the Federal National Council (FNC). In addition to eight seats in the council, they have 29 percent ministerial representation, 17 percent in the government administration and 20 percent in the diplomatic and consular corps at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, as well...