UAE gender equality awards... are all won by men

    By: Asha Smith on Feb 01, 2019

    Jack Guy writes in CNN, "And the winner is... men. That might sound unlikely at an awards ceremony to promote gender equality, but it's exactly what happened in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday. Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, the vice-president of the UAE and ruler of Dubai, presented prizes to award winners at the Gender Balance Index 2018 in three categories, all of which were collected by men. 

    The best personality award was won by Lieutenant General His Highness Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, for his work to introduce maternity leave for female soldiers in the UAE armed forces." READ MORE>>
    Released: February 1, 2019, 10:22 am
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