Emirati women contribute effectively to advancing development, attaining prosperity: Mohamed Al Hussaini

DUBAI, 29th August, 2022 (WAM) -- Over more than 50 years, Emirati women have made significant strides across various fields and contributed effectively to advancing development and attaining prosperity, thanks to the ongoing support of the UAE’s wise leadership, said Mohamed Hadi Al Hussaini, Minister of State for Financial Affairs.

"Emirati women have proven and are still demonstrating their competence in various fields. Today, Emirati women work hand in hand with men to help boost the UAE’s competitiveness and cement its leading position. They are empowering today’s promising and educated generation that will shape the bright future of our beloved nation throughout the next 50 years.

"We value the tremendous efforts and prudent steps taken by the UAE, as well as the wise directives of President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to empower Emirati women," he added.

"We also express our gratitude to H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union, President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, and Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation, the "Mother of the Nation", who continuously supports Emirati women to attain many firsts across various fields, both locally and globally," he concluded.