December 2, 2022

Arab women’s sports highlighted during Ramadan Majlis

SHARJAH, Arab women’s sports were highlighted during the launch of the 7th Sharjah Ramadan Majlis. Nada Askar, Director-General of Sharjah Women’s Sports Foundation, SWSF, lauded the outcome of the sports session, entitled, ‘Arab Women Sports and Global Aspirations’, held on Wednesday.

Hosted by Sharjah Press Club of Sharjah Government Media Bureau, SGMB, in partnership with Sharjah Media Corporation, the session discussed the sports achievements of Arab women, their impact on society, their ability to compete globally, and awareness about the importance of women’s sports.

Commenting on the event, Nada Askar lauded the organisation of such sessions dedicated to Arab women in sports and their global aspirations.

Moderated by media personality Ahmed Sultan, the session featured Sheikha Shamsa bint Hashar Al Maktoum, Chairperson of the Women’s Committee and Board Member of the UAE Volleyball Association, Nada Askar, Director-General of Sharjah Women’s Sports Foundation, Dr. Mai Ahmed Al Jaber, Board Member of the General Sports Authority and Member of the Executive Office of the UAE National Olympics Committee and Sahar Al Obad, Chairperson of the Emirates Volunteer Society and Member of the UAE Athletics Federation.

Source: Emirates News Agency