At the initiative of Her Highness Sheikha Dr. Shamma bint Mohammed bin Khalid Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Sheikh Mohammed Bin Khalid Al Nahyan Cultural and Educational Institutions, and Emirati Studies faculty at the HCT-Al Ain Women’s (AAW), the college hosted a panel discussion, relating to the UAE Federal National Council (FNC) and featuring special guest H.E. Azza Sulaiman Al Malik, FNC member.
The panel discussion, on Wednesday, October 10, 2018, was attended by H.H. Sheikha Dr. Shamma, Mrs. Hamsa Al Amari, Executive Director of Al Ain Colleges, AAW faculty and students.
The discussion began with a welcoming speech, including an introduction by H.H Sheikha Dr. Shamma, who introduced the guest of honor, H.E. Azza Sulaiman Al Malik, by briefly highlighting her achievements in the UAE and in the FNC.
H.E. Azza touched on four main themes during the session, being:
- Her Excellency’s personal experience in the elections and her entry into the Federal National Council
- The empowerment phase
- The role of Emirati women in the Council and political participation in general, and
- The competences of the Federal National Council
Mrs. Hamsa Al Amari, Executive Director of Al Ain Colleges honored H.E Azza Sulaiman Al Malik, member of the Federal National Council.