The United Arab Emirates Business Women's Council will hold The Women Global Economic Forum in Abu Dhabi from 18-20 November, the Emirates news agency WAM reports.
The conference will highlight the role women can play as partners in economic development. Through a series of workshops, it will focus on the various sectors where women have proven effectiveness.
The event will look at the ways women have contributed historically to economic and social development in different societies, beginning with the home and in modern times their role in the workplace and the national and international economy.
On the forum's final day delegates will visit to the regional economic hub Dubai.
The conference is being organised under the patronage of Abu Dhabi's ruler Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed's wife, Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak. Abu Dhabi's 'First Lady' is the Honorary President of the UAE Business Women Council, and Chairperson of the Arab Women's Organisation.
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