Suhail Al Mazrouei: The Emirati woman is a unique model embodying the values of tolerance
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
His Excellency Suhail bin Mohammed Faraj Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Industry, said that the UAE, under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of UAE, has succeeded in empowering Emirati women in all fields, and she has become a unique model in establishing the greatest values of tolerance and peace.
In a speech on the UAE Women's Day, which falls on August 28 of each year, H.E Suhail Al Mazrouei said that the UAE girls have proved their ability to contribute effectively to the overall development process witnessed in UAE, and achieve the aspirations of their country towards a bright future for the future generations.
The UAE Minister also added that this year's celebration of the UAE Women's Day under the slogan "Woman is a symbol of tolerance" reflects the attention and the care of the wise leadership towards the UAE girl seeing her as the nucleus of society.
H.E the Minister stressed the unlimited support given to Emirati women in all fields from His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces. The patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, President of the General Women's Union, President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, and Supreme President of the Family Development Foundation, represents a genuine approach for the UAE that has been established by the founding father the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, May his soul rest in peace.
The Minister of Energy and Industry expressed his pride in the successes and achievements of the Emirati women in all fields, especially in the energy and industry sector, which contributed to the strengthening of the UAE's position to become one of the most advanced and innovative people in the world.
His Excellency praised the great role of Emirati women in serving their country and their contribution in hand along with men in supporting the comprehensive development process witnessed in UAE, which made them being appreciated by the wise leadership and the UAE society.
H.E Al-Mazrouei said that the wise leadership of the United Arab Emirates has given more attention to the empowerment of Emirati women, and more care for them as a partner in the development process, safeguarding of the country's gains and in preserving achievements.
* Source: WAM - translated by MOEI