The Abu Dhabi Pension Fund pointed out that the labour market in Abu Dhabi witnessed the appointment of 1,151 women between January and July 2020, which constitutes 55 per cent of those employed during the same period.
On the special occasion of Emirati Women’s Day, which is marked on Aug.28 every year, Emirati women from various walks of life have extended deepest gratitude to the UAE government for its continuous commitment to empowering Emirati women and putting their advancement amongst the nation’s top priorities.
Major General Pilot Faris Khalaf Al Mazrouei, Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, honoured Mrs. Ghubaesha Rabie Saeed Al Ketbi, a resident of Al Shuwaib in Al Ain, and presented her with the Community Service Medal, in appreciation of her distinguished efforts and original initiatives in community service.
Emirates Global Aluminium, the largest industrial company in the United Arab Emirates outside oil and gas, on Thursday marked Emirati Women’s Day
Emirati women have played a predominant role in the United Arab Emirates as encouraged by the leadership and as inspired by the nation’s founding father, the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
Sheikh Mohammed said, “On the Emirati Women’s Day, we congratulate the mother of the Emirates, Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, for her efforts over decades."
Coinciding with UAE’s 50th anniversary, Emirati Women’s Day 2021 is particularly significant this year and is being celebrated under the theme of “Women: Ambitions & Inspiration for Next 50 Years” set by Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union and 'Mother of the UAE.
This trip serves as a testament to strong will of Emirati women and their ability to overcome various challenges. It also aims to spread positive values, such as teamwork, fearlessness among women.
Celebrating International Women's Day is an ideal opportunity to explore women's efforts and sacrifices and the achievements accomplished by the country's leadership related to women’s empowerment, Sheikh Nahyan added.