HH Sheikh Mohammed
HH Sheikh Mohammed marks Emirati Women’s Day
HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has said Emirati women are the “pride of the nation
Sheik Mohammed made his comments to mark Emirati Women’s Day, which is taking place on Sunday, August 28.
He continued in his praise describing women as “partners in development, generation makers, mothers of martyrs and the pride of the nation”.
Sheikh Mohammed said:”We do not only empower women, but we empower the whole community through women.”
Sheikh Mohammed also posted on Twitter that the Emirati women constitute two thirds of government employees and university graduates, and one third of the cabinet.
He said: “Our state will remain stronger, thanks to your diligence and perseverance. May almighty Allah safeguard the Mother of the Nation for us and you.”