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By Emaratiya On 17 Sep, 2016 At 10:44 AM | Categorized As rights, woman, Women News | With No Comments

As GCC governments recognise and encourage the pivotal role of women entrepreneurship for economic growth and development, the region has clocked the highest-ever rates of entrepreneurial and business activity by its women, an Al Masah Capital Report reveals. Women in the UAE and elsewhere around the region are an unshakeable economic force, with assets worth […]

By Emaratiya On 6 Sep, 2016 At 06:00 PM | Categorized As rights, UAE Info | With No Comments

Held under the slogan ‘Be Aware’, the campaign is a part of the foundation’s contribution to combat human trafficking along with other entities at the UAE National Committee. This year’s campaign included dozens of awareness visits to facilities concerned with human trafficking victims such as domestic workers and recruitment agencies, where 20,000 brochures in five […]

By Emaratiya On 28 Aug, 2016 At 06:30 PM | Categorized As al-emaratiya, News, rights, UAE Info, woman, Women News | With No Comments

The woman was given the opportunity to prove her merit, usher into the future and use her potentials and energies to serve the well-being of family and nation,” Sheikha Fatima said in a message to mark the second Emirati Women’s Day. The UAE marks, and celebrates, the second Emirati Women’s Day and it is indeed […]

By Emaratiya On 23 Aug, 2016 At 10:32 AM | Categorized As rights, woman, Women News | With No Comments

The country still has much to do but real progress is being made. The long agony for Afghanistan’s women ended with the fall of the Taliban in 2001. Since then, thousands of women have been politically, socially, and economically active in Afghanistan in various capacities. Four of the key ministries in the country – the […]

By Emaratiya On 9 Aug, 2016 At 06:11 PM | Categorized As al-emaratiya, rights, Women News | With No Comments

‘We enjoy a partnership with the London School of Economics as part of that work, where Angelina Jolie and William Hague are scheduled to teach a class in the fall,’ Rachel Pugh said. Sorry, Georgetown University students!Angelina Jolie is staying put at the London School of Economics which is the sister institution to Georgetown. “Georgetown’s Institute for […]

By Emaratiya On 26 Jul, 2016 At 09:58 AM | Categorized As al-emaratiya, rights, Women News | With No Comments

The term MENA is an English-language acronym referring to the Middle East and North Africa region. The term MENA covers an extensive region, extending from Morocco to Iran, including all Middle Eastern and Maghreb countries. The term is roughly synonymous with the term the Greater Middle East. This three-year initiative supports the capacity development of partner organisations in the […]

By Emaratiya On 28 Jun, 2016 At 04:57 PM | Categorized As al-emaratiya, rights, UAE Info | With No Comments

Everyone knows, of course, that women love to shop. Most men, it seems, shop only reluctantly and at the last minute, especially during the holidays—except perhaps for cars, trucks and big-screen TVs. But women, regardless of the season or the state of the economy, seem drawn to shopping. Whether you’re shopping in-store or online, the experience can […]

By Emaratiya On 7 Jun, 2016 At 10:46 AM | Categorized As al-emaratiya, News, rights, UAE Info, woman, Women News | With No Comments

  Emirati women are well represented in all echelons of society, from the political arena to the diplomatic corps, judiciary and the commercial sector. Five women hold ministerial positions in the Cabinet, including the position of Secretary General of the Cabinet, and women constitute 20 per cent of the UAE’s partially elected representative body, the […]