Manama, Council of Representatives Speaker Fawzia bint Abdulla Zainal hailed Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa Award for Women Empowerment.
She described the prize which, she said, represents an advanced initiative and a catalyst to support pro-women policies and measures in the public and private sectors and bolster plans and strategies to implement the principle of equal opportunity and contribute to comprehensive development, led by His Majesty King Hamad Al-Khalifa.
The award has contributed to achieving the real progress of Bahraini women, devoting their energies and efforts, and enhancing their role in attaining development goals for the country, she said, hailing women’s success in holding leading and executive positions in public and private ministries and institutions.
The Speaker commended the continuous follow-up and honourable achievements of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), chaired by HRH Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, the wife of HM the King, hailing national initiatives to integrate the needs of women into development.plans and policies.
Source: Bahrain News Agency