Celebrating Emirati Women’s Day
Shaayrat UAE (the Emirati Women Poets Association), in association with the Women’s Museum and the Emirates Literature Foundation would like to invite you to celebrate the first ever Emirati Women’s Day.
H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union (GWU), Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF) and President of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and
Childhood established August 28 as the day to commemorate the founding of the General Women’s Union in 1975.
The Emirati Women’s Day Celebration held at the Dubai International Writers’ Centre on August 26 will be an evening of recognition, to honour and promote Emirati women’s achievements.
Enjoy a guided tour of the Women’s Museum followed by a Poetry Evening presented by four Emirati women poets. Join us and be inspired.