Liqa Al Maftul: Emirati women hold great places in all fields

  • Thursday 22, August 2019 11:53 PM
  • Liqa Al Maftul: Emirati women hold great places in all fields
Sharjah 24: Sharjah candidate for 2019 FNC elections, Dr. Liqa Al Maftul Al Ali, has confirmed that Emirati women occupy a great cultural, scientific, medical and parliamentary status.
She praised the great support given to Emirati women by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and the wise government led by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.

Dr. Al Maftul stressed the positive and distinctive role played by Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), and Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, patron of the women's movement in the emirate, and their support for Emirati women who have occupied a great cultural, scientific, medical and parliamentary status.

In an exclusive statement to “Sharjah 24”, Dr. Al Maftul added that what we are witnessing today in terms of women's equality with men in the Federal National Council, through active participation and the expression of the needs and aspirations of the citizen, is the clearest evidence of the support and advancement for women in various fields.

She concluded thanking all members of the Sharjah Election Committee for their assistance to the candidates and for facilitating all registration procedures in the electoral process.