Emirati Women’s Day
Nada Askar Al Naqbi, Director General of Sharjah Women Sports (SWS): Today, we celebrate the achievements of Emirati women thanks to the support of our wise leadership.
Nada Askar Al Naqbi, Director General of Sharjah Women Sports (SWS), said: “On the occasion of Emirati Women’s Day, we reiterate our commitment to implementing the vision we adopted to empower women in the field of sports and develop their capabilities to the fullest. The continued success of SWS in fostering this vision and steering it towards major successes, with our athletes winning a record number of medals in local, regional and international competitions, is thanks to the unwavering support of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah; Chairperson of Supreme Council of Family Affairs; and Chairperson of SWS.”
Al Naqbi underscored that on this day Emirati women in all sectors were celebrating their achievements thanks to the unparalleled support of the wise leadership, who spare no effort to help women develop their skills and significantly contribute to achieving inclusive social development.
She pointed out that the theme of this year’s Emirati Women’s Day – ‘Women, Icons of Tolerance’ – reflected noble Emirati values and ethics, and the significant role of women in fostering them within the community.