Khalid Al Qasimi highlights history of achievements of women

SHARJAH, On the occasion of the International Women’s Day, Sheikh Khalid bin Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Sharjah Urban Planning Council (SUPC), extended his deepest gratitude and felicitations to the council’s female workforce, commemorating the history of achievements of women all over the world that have led to the successful growth and development of societies and economies.

He explained: “On this day, we take the opportunity to reflect on how far the world has come in transforming businesses, politics and societies aligned with the mindsets and cultures of gender diversity, women equality and equity. SUPC prides itself in being among the leading government entities in the region and the world who are working towards the complete empowerment and enrichment of women and their career ambitions under the wise directives of H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, and his wife H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs.”

He concluded: “We continue to move forward with initiatives and career programmes, under a vision instilled by the Emirate of Sharjah, providing our female workforce equal career development opportunities. We have believe that excellence and success for any organisation can only take place if a proper diverse organisation structure is in place; where women are leading ideas, projects, teams as well as entire businesses.”

Source: Emirates News Agency