Abu Dhabi Businesswomen Council launches second edition of award for women entrepreneurs

ABU DHABI, Encouraged by the success of its first edition, the Abu Dhabi Businesswomen Council, affiliated to the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, has launched the second edition of the award for the best creative and innovative project by Emirati women entrepreneurs, and female students of universities and colleges.

This is in line with the activities, events and initiatives of the third entrepreneurship awareness campaign in Abu Dhabi, organised by the council under the slogan “Our Societal Responsibility in the Service of Homeland.” The campaign is part of the initiatives for 2017, the Year of Giving.

It is held under the patronage H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation, and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood.

Mariam Mohammed Al Rumaithi stressed that without the constant support of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and H.H. Sheikha Fatima, Honorary President of the council, the council would not have been able to achieve its current successes.

Source: Emirates News Agency