Fourteen Qatari representatives from the Roudha Center and the broader community were chosen to lead the committee. All of the participants identified entrepreneurship as one of the foremost opportunities for women’s advancement in Qatar today, …Read full article » Qatar: Wednesday, May 30 - 2012 @ 09:46
In this two-day summit, over 150 men and women youth, government officials, activists, academics, business leaders, entrepreneurs, and civil society leaders, gathered to focus on the most pressing and vital issues related to women’s participation …Read full article » Jordan: Monday, December 17 - 2012 @ 11:03
Among the proposed reforms were changes to Iraq’s political structure, economic planning, cultural attitudes towards women and discriminatory laws, which if implemented would significantly reduce the barriers to female progress.
Following a distinct approach, …Read full article » Iraq: Thursday, August 02 - 2012 @ 15:05
In the last decade, the MENA region has witnessed extraordinary social and political upheaval, with women often on the frontlines of popular action driving change. Despite the vast transformations already seen, the position of women …Read full article » United Arab Emirates: Monday, May 07 - 2012 @ 15:51
Armed with an inspiring slogan, “My life … Passion and Ambition,” ALWANE Kuwait stressed the importance of providing the necessary motivation for women to take the first step in bringing about change. The committee held …Read full article » Kuwait: Tuesday, October 09 - 2012 @ 10:56
Delegations from 16 countries gathered to celebrate their first year of achievement at the “Active Leaders for Women’s Advancement in the Near East” (ALWANE) Regional Summit, where 130 men and women youth, government officials, activists, …Read full article » Lebanon: Tuesday, December 11 - 2012 @ 09:08
This event opened the door wide open to exposing where Jordanian Women have reached in light of the local and regional current developments.
Nearly 40 people participated in the tweet up event including women’s rights …
Delegations from 16 MENA countries gathered to celebrate the first year achievements of the “Active Leaders for Women’s Advancement in the Near East” coalition (ALWANE). In this two-day summit , over 130 men and women …Read full article » Egypt: Tuesday, December 11 - 2012 @ 14:22
The two day summit was attended by over 130 men and women youth, government officials, activists, academics, business leaders, entrepreneurs, and civil society leaders, and the agenda focused on many pressing and vital issues related …Read full article » Iraq: Tuesday, December 04 - 2012 @ 16:52
The study done in partnership with women empowerment hub GLOWORK, Harvey Nichols Riyadh and KPMG highlighted the public’s overall perception of the retail industry.
This came in light of the recent law regulation allowing women …Read full article » Saudi Arabia: Tuesday, September 11 - 2012 @ 12:19