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Governor of Queensland visits General Women's Union

posted on 13/10/2009: 748 views

Governor of the Australian state of Queensland Anna Maria Bligh hailed the programmes of the General Women's Union (GWU) aimed at supporting women's cause, under the leadership of HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Supreme Chairperson of Family Development Foundation and Chairperson of GWU. Bligh is currently on an official visit to UAE accompanied by a delegation.

She paid a visit to the headquarters of the GWU this afternoon and lauded the role of the Union in empowering women to assume positions of leadership.

Bligh watched a documentary on the activities and achievements of the Union and toured the GWU headquarters accompanied by Nora Al Suwaidi, Director General Women's Union. She went around various sections including the Jewel Hall, where the shields and medals presented to Sheikha Fatima by Arab and international organisations in honour of her efforts to promote status of women, are showcased.

The governor of Queensland had also a glimpse of the heritage and the traditional industries as well as the nature of life in the UAE society and the old traditional occupations in the country before the discovery of oil. - Emirates News Agency, WAM


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