The Director General of the Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa Academy for Diplomatic Studies, H.E. Dr. Shaikha Muneera bint Khalifa Al Khalifa, participated in the World Government Summit held in Dubai under the patronage of His Highness the Vice President of the United Arab Emirates, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
Dr. Shaikha Muneera took part in the “Women in Government Work Forum,” where she hailed the achievements and contributions of Bahraini women in decision making, executive and diplomatic positions, and the development process of the Kingdom, in light of the support of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and His Royal Highness the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa.
She noted the most prominent challenges facing women in government work, especially in the diplomatic field, stressing the importance of developing long-term plans and finding innovative solutions to empower women and support them to reach leadership positions in a sustainable manner.
In this regard, Dr. Shaikha Muneera commended the continuous efforts of the Supreme Council for Women headed by Her Royal Highness Wife of His Majesty the King, Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, and its outstanding contributions in supporting the advancement of women, enhancing their role in government work, and integrating them into comprehensive and sustainable development plans in line with the National Plan for the Advancement of Bahraini Women (2013-2022).