Mona Ghanem Al Marri, Vice-President of the UAE Gender Balance Council and Director General of the Dubai Government Media Office, expressed her pride in the successes achieved by Emirati women in various sectors, as a result of the solid approach he has established since the founding of the state in 1971, the founding father of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, may God rest his soul, in supporting and encouraging women and the success of their social and professional roles, and his keenness to provide the necessary climate to achieve a balance between her family and professional life, and gave her a lot to be a key pillar in the UAE society, an approach that continues to lead the wise leadership His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Abu Dhabi was entrusted by Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.

She thanked Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, President of the General Women's Union and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, the Supreme Chairperson of the Family Development Foundation, `` Mother of the Emirates '' for her sincere patronage of Emirati women, her educational, professional and social support and strengthening her presence in all fields and positions.

Mona Al Marri said that the values ​​and qualities of Emirati women reflect the inherent principles that have been rooted in the UAE society for thousands of years, especially tolerance, giving and love of goodness, which are based on the teachings of our true Islamic religion. The United Arab Emirates, to consolidate and promote its concepts among all individuals and groups of society, and formed the basis of external relations of the State, so that the UAE has become a symbol of these noble human values.

She added that Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak embodied all these meanings and values ​​in her call to celebrate the UAE Women's Day this year under the slogan «Women are a symbol of tolerance», and her assertion that «UAE society is tolerant instinct, and that the woman is a true symbol of tolerance, with her patience The United Arab Emirates is a distinguished model of coexistence among its residents, has been recognized and respected by the international community, and has formed a distinguished global case to follow. Different peoples and cultures of the world » Cultural diversity is a gateway to tolerance and peaceful coexistence, a gateway to development and economic progress, and in turn contributes to the promotion of dialogue among cultures and civilizations and the strengthening of the foundations of societies.

She stressed that the UAE Gender Balance Council, chaired by the wife of HH Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Her Highness Sheikha Manal bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, is keen to promote these authentic Emirati values ​​within his global initiatives, in addition to the goal of Reducing the gender gap in all sectors of the UAE and enhancing the UAE's competitiveness globally, in accordance with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum at the launch of the Council in 2015, pointing to some of these initiatives aimed at supporting global efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals 2030, which comes These initiatives include “Global Balance Rings” and the organization of several panel discussions with the participation of experts, thinkers, global officials and international organizations, such as UN-Women, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the International Monetary Fund and the European Union. European.

The Vice-President of the UAE Gender Balance Council and Director General of the Media Office of the Government of Dubai, said that Emirati women have contributed significantly to the development efforts throughout the march with the support and encouragement of the leadership of the State, and «Mother of the Emirates», Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, and facilitated her successes and efforts Inspirational success in all workplaces, and proved to be highly competent and responsible, and contributed to the strengthening of the UAE's position globally, adding that the State's interest in celebrating the UAE Women's Day, on August 28 each year, confirms the keenness of our wise leadership on the role of women in Wenh development efforts Of the country's present and future.