Sheikha Jawaher during her visit to the Sharjah Girls Guide headquarters.
Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the UAE Girl Guides Association, recently visited the Sharjah Girl Guides (SGG) headquarters, and has emphasised upon the importance of boosting investments in the nation’s girl scout movement.
She also met a group of bright young Brownies and Guides, who spoke about their passions and the skills they acquired at SGG including writing, cooking, drawing, woodwork, handicrafts, and others.
In conclusion of the visit, Sheikha Jawaher urged the SGG team to continue their march towards advancing their members' capabilities to raise successive generations young women leaders in Sharjah.
She also lauded their efforts to realise the organisation’s vision, which is in line with the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS), UAE Girl Guides Association, and UAE Vision 2021.
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