THE first workshop on Arab women’s economic rights, co-organised by Parliament, Shura Council and the Arab Parliament, opened yesterday.
It aims to prepare an Arab Document for Women’s Economic Rights to be launched during a major conference next June.
Shura Chairman H.E. Ali Saleh Al Saleh highlighted the importance of the workshop in light of efforts exerted by Arab countries to empower women in various fields, including the economic one.
Supreme Council for Women Secretary-General Hala Al Ansari attended.