The Abu Dhabi Businesswomen Council (ADBWC) has since its foundation been supported and sponsored by H.H.Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women Union, Supreme Chairperson of the Family Development Foundation and Honorary Chairperson of the ADBWC.Such back-up and care for the council, its activities and its initiatives have been within the framework of Her Highness’s ceaseless support for the UAE women’s march in both the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and the UAE at large. The ADBWC focuses in its work on how to streamline women’s economic role through supporting female entrepreneurs and businesswomen in Abu Dhabi, in addition to disseminating a culture of free, self-employed commercial, economic and services business amongst women nationals’ circles in the emirate.
All the council’s initiatives and activities are designed to help UAE women found their commercial, economic and services projects, providing consultations, technical and administrative support and making promotion for such projects in local and external markets.
Furthermore, the ADBWC is dwelling incessantly upon solving all difficulties and obstacles being encountered by the UAE women’s projects in Abu Dhabi, expanding the establishment of such projects and providing all technical and administrative tools which could contribute to the success of Abu Dhabi-based businesswomen’s projects’ incorporation and viability.
Strengthening the ADBWC’s role, particularly in relation to looking after UAE businesswomen’s interests and encouraging them to engage in private business, would be one of our top-priorities in order to boost their role in the overall economic life and to help increase women nationals’ investment role in Abu Dhabi’s all-out, comprehensive economic development process.
H.E. Mariam Mohamed Al Rumaithi ,
Abu Dhabi Businesswomen Council (ADBWC)
Executive Board Chairperson