UAE and EU Works Together for Women’s Protection, Ensure Gender Equality

“The United Arab Emirates is at the forefront of women’s empowerment in the Arab world,” said Andrea Matteo Fontana, the Ambassador of the EU to the UAE on the occasion of International Women’s Day.

The UAE and EU works together to further promote women’s empowerment, protection and to ensure gender equality, the top diplomat of the EU added.

The envoy made it clear that the EU will work to “ensure women’s full and effective participation in all spheres of life.” Gender equality — equal rights for all women and girls and their empowerment — remain EU’s paramount objectives

The UAE, European Union and other international partners will be hosting a series of events on women’s empowerment at the upcoming Dubai Expo 2020.