We’re proud of Emirati women: Leaders
Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has paid a rich tribute to Emirati women, describing them as partners in development, generation makers, mothers of martyrs, and the pride of the nation. His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, appreciated the Emirati women’s leading role, saying on Twitter “We highly appreciate and value the role of women, their leadership, and their outstanding contributions to the nation and community service in various fields.” As the UAE observes Emirati Women’s Day on Sunday, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid added, “We do not only empower women, but we empower the whole community through women.” On his official social network ‘Twitter’ account, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid noted that the Emirati women constitute two thirds of government employees and university graduates, and one third of the cabinet. He concluded by describing the Emirati women as the most beautiful, the best and the strongest, and 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.” Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed added “Women in our country are source of lasting pride with their leading role and sacrifices, and mothers of the martyrs are inspiring example for those sacrifices.” “Our history is rich with regard to the contribution of women and stories of success and sacrifice, and their role today is a complement to this march, and we are confident about its continuation and development,” Mohamed Bin Zayed said.