Conferences and Meetings

Participation in Local, Regional and International Conferences and Meetings:

  • Participation in “Arab Dialogue” Seminar in the Emirate of Sharjah in 1971.
  • Participation in International Women Conference in Mexico 1975.
  • Participation in “Muslim Women and their Ability to Develop Conference” in Rabat 1977.
  • Participation in Arab Seminar for Planning and Supervision of Nurseries and Kindergartens, Damascus, Republic of Syria 1977.
  • Participation in the 7th Round of Arab Women Committee, Morocco 1978.
  • Participation in Childhood Conference in Tunisia 1979.
  • Participation in Women Conference in Copenhagen 1980.
  • Participation in the 3rd Regional \Conference on Women in the Gulf and Arabian Peninsula in Kuwait 1981.
  • Participation in International Women Conference for the evaluation of the International Decade Women Achievements (1975 – 1985) Nairobi, Kenya 1985.
  • Participation in the “Economic Summit for Rural Women” at the UN in Geneva Feb. 25-26, 1992.
  • Participation in Women and Development Regional Conference in Tunisia 1993.
  • Participation in International Conference on Population and Development in Cairo 1994.
  • Participation in the 4th World Conference on Women in Beijing Sept. 4-15, 1995.
  • Participation in Human Settlements Conference in Istanbul June 1996.
  • Participation in the 5th International Conference on Adult Education Hamburg 1997.
  • Participation in Women Conference in Larnaca, 1999.
  • Participation in the World Conference on Science for the Twenty-First Century in Budapest June 1999.
  • Participation in 1st Arab Women Summit Conference in Cairo 2000.
  • Participation in the International Women Conference derived from the Millennium Development Summit Islamabad Republic of Pakistan 2000.
  • Participation in 2nd Arab Women Summit Conference in Jordan 2002.
  • Participation in Women and Education Forum in Damascus Arab Republic of Syria 2003.
  • Participation in the ESCWA Regional Arab Forum under the title “Call for Peace, War, Occupation and Economic Embargo Resistance” in Beirut, Lebanese Republic 2004.
  • Participation in the 4th Ministerial Conference on Women’s Role in Development in the Member States of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation under the title “Enforcement of Women Participation and Role in Economic Development” Jakarta, Indonesia 2012.
  • Participation in the 58th Session of the Commission of the Status of Women under the title “Challenges and Achievements in the Implementation of the Millennium Development Goals for Women and Girls” UN Building, New York, USA 2014.
  • Participation in the Global Summit of Women, Paris 2014.
  • Participation in the Global Summit of Women, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in May 2015

Sponsorship of Local, Regional and International Conferences and Meetings:

  • Sponsorship of the UAE Annual Women Conference in UAE 1973.
  • Host and sponsorship of the 3rd Regional Conference on Women in the Gulf and Arabian Peninsula in Abu Dhabi, March 24-27, 1984.
  • Host and sponsorship of the Arab-Gulf States Seminar for Women on Population and the Family in Abu Dhabi May 3-5, 1986.
  • Sponsorship of a Seminar titled “Symposium on Media and Communication for Raising Awareness of the Health of Mothers and Children”. Held in cooperation with Ministry of Health and UNICEF, March 8-10, 1988.
  • Host and sponsorship of the 11th Conference of Arab Girl Guides in Abu Dhabi Dec. 5-8, 1988.
  • Sponsorship of a training session of Planning Women’s Action in Abu Dhabi on Feb. 16-27, 1991.
  • Sponsorship a project on “Compiling Women Heritage in the UAE” in cooperation with the UAE University in 1991.
  • Sponsorship of regional coordination committee for women action in the Gulf and Arabian Peninsula in Abu Dhabi Dec. 15-17, 1994.
  • Sponsorship of Expert Group Meeting on the Arab Family in a Changing Society: Towards a New Concept of Participation in Abu Dhabi organized by General Women’s Union in cooperation with ESCWA Dec. 10-14, 1994.
  • Sponsorship of UAE Arab Family Day Celebration in 1997.
  • Sponsorship of a Regional Conference on Arab Women Reaction with Science and Technology in Abu Dhabi, in cooperation with UNESCO and Ajman Science and Technology University on April 24-26, 1999.
  • Sponsorship of the conference “Our Children towards a New Era” in Abu Dhabi 1999.
  • Host and sponsorship of the Arab Women Media Forum organized by the General Women’s Union in Abu Dhabi, in cooperation with the Arab League, Egypt’s National Women Council and Lebanon’s Al Hariri Foundation on Feb. 2-3, 2002.
  • Sponsorship of the 1st Arab Business Women Global Economic Forum in Abu Dhabi on Oct. 7-10, 2003.
  • Sponsorship of Business Women Summit in the Middle East and North Africa in Abu Dhabi on Oct. 30, 2006.
  • Chairperson of the Conference of “Treatment by Quran between Religion and Medicine” in Abu Dhabi on April 10-12, 2007.
  • Host and chairperson of the 3rd Meeting of the Higher Council of Arab Women Organization in Abu Dhabi May 27, 2007.
  • Sponsorship of the Arab Women Award in Sciences and Technology for Development” Abu Dhabi 2007.
  • Sponsorship of the Conference “International Cleveland Heart Conference” organized by National Training Organization in coordination with HAAD attended by more than 500 physicians, scientists and specialists in Cardiology and Heart Surgery 2007.
  • Chairperson of the International Aging Conference in Abu Dhabi April 22-24, 2008.
  • Host and Chairpersonship of the 2nd Conference of Arab Women Organization “Women and Human Security: an Arab and International Perspective” in Abu Dhabi on Nov. 11-13, 2008.
  • Sponsorship of Heart Failure Conference Abu Dhabi 2008.
  • Sponsorship of the Conference on a World in Family in Abu Dhabi 2009.
  • Sponsorship of the 2nd Emirates Conference on Volunteering & Gulf Volunteering Forum in Abu Dhabi 2010.
  • Sponsorship of the 31st Arab Children International Conference Abu Dhabi 2011.
  • Sponsorship of Abu Dhabi Annual International Conference for Women’s Sports 2012.
  • Sponsorship of a Seminar titled “Towards Sustainable Social Services for Elderly” in Abu Dhabi 2013.
  • Sponsorship of the 2nd Award and Conference of Social Responsibility of the AGCC 2014.
  • Sponsorship of Women Leaders Conference Abu Dhabi 2014.
  • Annual sponsorship of the National Contest for the Emirates’ Skills since 2009 Abu Dhabi.
  • Annual Health and Fitness Festival 2012 Abu Dhabi
  • Sponsorship of a Seminar titled “Women and Federal National Council – Empowerment Process” organized by the General Women Union and State Ministry for the Federal National Council Affairs 2014.
  • Sponsorship of a Scientific Conference on Protection from Bullying and Violence in Schools organized by the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood and General Women Union in cooperation with UNICEF 2014.
  • Sponsorship of a seminar titled “Rights and Obligations of Working Women” organized by the Judicial Training and Studies Institute and the General Women Union 2014.
  • Sponsorship of Abu Dhabi Third International Conference for women’s sports titled «Sport without barriers» May 2015.