Over the past three years, the improvement of women’s rights has been at the forefront of Saudi Arabia’s reform efforts,particularly with regards to marital matters. This week, it seems there will soon be another major gain for women as reports point to discussions currently being held in relation to marriage contracts. According to various sources … Continue reading Women Empowerment In Saudi Arabia | Saudi Women To Get More Legal Rights With Regards To Marital Process
In celebration of International Women’s Day – celebrated worldwide on March 8 – global e-tailer Net-a-Porter has unveiled a lineup of 20 exclusive t-shirts in partnership with non-profit group Women for Women International. Although the luxury online retailer has been collaborating with the humanitarian organization for three years, this year’s partnership is especially significant as … Continue reading GET INVOLVED | Halima Aden Stars In Charity Campaign For Women’s Day
Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, attended the opening session of Global Women’s Forum Dubai, GWFD 2020, which kicked-off on Sunday in the Emirate. He was accompanied at the event by Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai … Continue reading THE POWER OF INFLUENCE | Mohammed Bin Rashid Attends GWFD 2020 Opening Session
The Saudi Human Resources Development Fund (HADAF) announced that 2,514 Saudi female employees benefited from accredited centers for nurseries and daycare for children in various regions of the Kingdom. Hadaf also amended the conditions of enrollment and support mechanisms in the Qurrah Program, in order to contribute to the empowerment and stability of women in … Continue reading WOMAN’S EMPOWERMET | 2,514 Working Women Benefit From Saudi Human Resources Development Fund Program
BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Justice Minister Vows Action Against Underage Marriages RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Saudi Justice Minister Dr. Walid bin Mohammed Al-Samaani on Monday issued a memorandum to all courts and marriage officials to refrain from concluding any marriage contract for those under the age of 18. The minister instructed the courts and … Continue reading CHILD PROTECTION | Saudi Justice Minister Vows Action Against Underage Marriages
“Depression feels like complete numbness”, stars Sheikha Majda Al Sabah. “The lack of feelings and a lot of dark ideas roaming in my head as if I’m trapped in a very dark room with no exist sign”. Everyone has their own mental health journey, but few are as candid about their internal struggles in the … Continue reading GET INVOLVED & CREATE BETTER WORLD | How Sheikha Majda Al Sabah Is Destigmatizing Mental Health In The Region
The U.S has no mandatory paid maternity leave, although mothers are entitled to 12 weeks of unpaid leave if they work for a company with more than 50 employees. As a result, many new mothers with young babies find themselves back in the office all too soon. Workplaces in the United States are legally required … Continue reading MOTHER & BABY | Breastfeeding Suites Increasing In Popularity In The U.S.