ABU DHABI / WAM
Under the patronage of Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation, president of the General Women’s Union, chairwoman of Motherhood and Childhood Supreme Council, Abu Dhabi will host the 24th Global Annual Conference of the Women in Nuclear (WiN) organisation in November.
According to an announcement of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) the event will mark the first annual conference of WiN in the Middle East.
The WiN conference draws attendees from around the world, from a network of more than 25,000 members in more than 100 countries. Participants from the UAE include representatives from the Federal Authority of Nuclear Regulation, Khalifa University and Health Authority-Abu Dhabi, among others.
“At Enec, we are committed to encouraging the development of our female staff. I am impressed by the talented women who serve in crucial roles in the safe and quality-driven development of the Barakah Nuclear Power Plant,” said Mohamed Al Hammadi, Enec CEO.
“The selection of Abu Dhabi to host the WiN Global Annual Conference is testament to the hard work and commitment of the women who are working to develop the UAE’s peaceful nuclear energy programme.”