Sheikh Mohammed issues Decree No. 07 of 2018 establishing DWE Board of Directors

Sheikh Mohammed issues Decree No. 07 of 2018 establishing DWE Board of Directors

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, has issued Decree No. 07 of 2018, to establish the Board of Directors of Dubai Women Establishment (DWE). Recently, the UAE Cabinet approved the first legislation of its kind in the region for equal wages and salaries, reflecting the equal rights that men and women enjoy under the UAE’s constitution.

According to the Decree No. 07 of 2018, DWE’s new Board of Directors, chaired by Mona Al Marri, will include Hala Youssef Badri – Vice President, and members, Huda Essa Buhumaid, Khawla Rashid Al Mehairi, Huda Al Sayed Mohammed Al Hashimi, Muna Darwish Busamra, Fahima Abdul Razzaq Al Bastaki, Jehad Abdul Razzaq Kazim and Aljoud Ahmad Lootah. The Decree is effective from the date of its issuance and will be published in the Official Gazette.