UAE’s recent legislations offer women more rights and protection
Today , March 8, 2021, the world celebrates the equality and worth of every woman in the society
The latest measures taken by the UAE have helped women get more rights and better protection United Nations said
The UAE has made significant strides towards equality and leads the MENA region in women’s empowerment, particularly given the recent legislation that offered women more rights and better protection,” said UN Women in a statement issued to the Emirates News Agency (WAM) on the occasion of International Women’s Day, which is celebrated across the globe on 8th March.
UN Women is proud of its longstanding relationship with the UAE Government, the General Women’s Union led by H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak [Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union (GWU), President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, and Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF)] and her remarkable vision for women’s advancement across all sectors.
UN Women supports the UN Member States as they set global standards for achieving gender equality, and works with governments and civil society to design laws, policies, programs, and services needed to ensure that the standards are effectively implemented and truly benefit women and girls worldwide.