Sheikha Fatima receives Emirati women ambassadors, wives of diplomats

Abu Dhabi: H. H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwomen of the General Women’s Union, and of the Family Development Foundation received today evening at Al Bahr Palace women ambassadors, wives of Emirati ambassadors abroad and members of diplomatic corps accredited in the UAE, who called to greet her on advent of the Holy Month of Ramadan.

Present were H. H. Sheikha Shamsa bint Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, wife of H. H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in the Western Region, H. H. Sheikha Yazia bint Saif bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, wife of H. H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, Minister of Foreign Trade, Dr Maitha Salem Al Shamsi, State Minister and a number of leading women figures.

Sheikha Fatima hosted iftar banquet in honour of the audience. She welcomed Emirati women ambassadors, wishing them success in their tasks.

On their part, the envoys hailed the role of Sheikha Fatima in service of women issues in the UAE, and her humanitarian initiatives at the local, regional and international levels.