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  • SCW Secretary-General: Execution Law in Civil and Commercial Matters to strengthen family stability
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    17   September   2021
    ​Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), Hala Al-Ansari, has praised His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa’s issuance of Decree-Law 22 of 2021 promulgating the issuance of the Execution Law in the Civil and Commercial Matters.She affirmed that the decree-law reflects HM the Ki ...
  • SCW Secretary-General hails recognition of women’s frontline work
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    15   September   2021
    ​The Women Support Centre, an offshoot of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW),  has been awarded the HH Shaikh Isa bin Ali Award for Voluntary Work.  SCW Secretary-General Hala Al Ansari hailed the recognition which, she said, acknowledges Bahraini women’s pivotal role among the fron ...
  • Supreme Council for Women receives US Congress delegation
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    10   September   2021
    ​​​​​The Supreme Council for Women (SCW) General Secretariat received a US Congress delegation, on a visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain to discuss joint development cooperation. SCW Assistant Secretary General Shaikha Dina bint Rashid Al-Khalifa briefed the delegation about Bahraini women’s strid ...
  • Role of young Bahraini women stressed at virtual meeting
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    05   September   2021
    ​​​The Supreme Council for Women participated in the "HiPo Youth" program for youth leaders launched by the Bahrain Institute for Public Administration (BIPA). SCW Assistant Secretary-General of Shaikha Dina bint Rashid Al Khalifa expressed the council's pride in its partnership with ...
  • SCW Secretary General receives Arab Child Parliament Speaker
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    27   August   2021
    ​​​Secretary General of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW) Hala Al Ansari received the student Retaj Ibrahim Al Abbasi on the occasion of winning the presidency of the second session of the Arab Child Parliament. The SCW Secretary General congratulated the student Retaj Al Abbasi, who was acc ...
  • HRH Princess Sabeeka expresses deep gratitude for congratulations, support on SCW’s anniversary
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    26   August   2021
    ​​​Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King and President of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), has expressed her deep gratitude to all well-wishers on the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Council. “The congratulations we received ...
  • Finance Minister receives SCW Secretary General
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    25   August   2021
    ​​​Minister of Finance and National Economy, Shaikh Salman bin Khalifa Al Khalifa has underlined the pioneering role of the Supreme Council for Women, under the presidency of Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King, in advancing Bahraini women at al ...
  • Supreme Council for Women: Two decades of successful empowerment of worthy partners in nation building
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    21   August   2021
    ​​ ​ ​ ​ ​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Supreme Council for Women (SCW) celebrates on August 22 two decades of achievements and accomplishments for and by Bahraini women based on assuming their national responsibilities and duties with efficiency and competence.The outcome confirms the insightful and broad ...
  • SCW participates in IPI’s online discussion on young women’s empowerment
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    19   August   2021
    ​The Secretariat-General of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW) has participated in an online discussion hosted by the International Peace Institute (IPI) under the theme “Empowerment of Young Women in the MENA Region.” The event, held on the sidelines of the International Youth Day, discussed ...
  • SCW Secretary-General receives Bangladeshi Ambassador
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    17   August   2021
    ​ Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), Hala Al-Ansari, today received the Bangladeshi Ambassador to Bahrain, Dr. Mohammed Nazrul Islam. They discussed how Bangladesh can benefit from Bahrain’s advanced experience in various women-related fields and issues.   ...
  • SCW Chief receives WHO Representative
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    16   August   2021
    ​Supreme Council for Women (SCW) Secretary-General Hala Al Ansari received World Health Organisation (WHO) Representative and Head of Office in Bahrain, Dr Tasnim Atatrah. She highlighted Bahrain’s strides in promoting women’s health, in line with the state public policies to integrate women’s ...
  • Bahraini women’s rights strides highlighted
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    06   August   2021
    ​Supreme Council for Women (SCW) Secretary-General Hala Al Ansari highlighted Bahrain’s strides in promoting human rights for all citizens.  She said that the council, chaired by Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al-Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King, is keen on implemen ...
  • BDB-Edamah cooperation to develop Riyadat Centre hailed
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    05   August   2021
    ​​​​​Secretary General of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), Hala Al Ansari, welcomed the Bahrain Development Bank (BDB)’s assignment of Bahrain Real Estate Investment Company (Edamah) to develop the Bahraini Women Development Center (Riyadat), a cooperation that comes within the framework of clo ...
  • SCW Secretary-General presented PhD thesis copy
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    03   August   2021
    ​Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), Hala Al-Ansari, today received Dr. Mayasa Al-Sowaidi, who presented her a copy of the PhD thesis, entitled “An Examination of the Relationship Between Emotional Intelligence and Leadership, and Organisational Effectiveness of Non-Profit Org ...
  • SCW Secretary General receives Turkish ambassador
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    02   August   2021
    ​​​​Secretary General of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), Hala Al Ansari received today Turkish Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain Esin Çakıl. She congratulated her on her appointment and reviewed with her the role of SCW in following up on all issues related to women in the Kingdom of B ...
  • SCW Secretary-General: Gender balance is among Bahrain's national priorities
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    27   July   2021
    ​​​Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), Hala Al-Ansari, has asserted that the SCW is making strenuous efforts to continue the policies and plans to integrate women’s needs in the kingdom’s development process, by supporting all national efforts aimed at enhancing Bahraini women ...
  • Bahrain participates in OIC’s 8th Ministerial Conference on Women
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    12   July   2021
    ​Bahrain’s experience in adopting a permanent national strategy to contain the repercussions of the novel Coronavirus pandemic that takes into account women’s needs and their participation in the national development process has been praised by the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). Th ...
  • SCW participates in Equality Generation Forum's concluding session
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    10   July   2021
    ​The Supreme Council for Women (SCW)’s Secretariat General participated in the concluding session of the Equality Generation Forum which was held virtually in the presence of SCW Assistant Secretary General Shaikha Dina bint Rashid Al Khalifa and a number of specialists from the International Coope ...
  • HRH Princess Sabeeka deputizes SCW Secretary General to take part in ICESCO forum
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    25   June   2021
    ​​​Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of HM the King, President of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), has deputized SCW Secretary General, Hala Al Ansari, to take part in the International Forum on Female Entrepreneurship and Women’s Empowerment which was organised ...
  • SCW, AGU discuss gender balance study outcomes
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    24   June   2021
    ​A remote working meeting was held between the Supreme Council for Women (SCW) and the Arabian Gulf University (AGU) to review the outcomes of the study on “Gender Balance: Future Skills and Jobs in Bahrain”, conducted by AGU at the request of the SCW. The study came up with initiatives an ...
  • HRH Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa congratulates HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak
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    23   June   2021
    ​ Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King and Supreme Council for Women (SCW) President, sent a cable of congratulations to Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union, President of the Supreme Council for ...
  • Supreme Council for Women reviews progress of Bahraini women’s economic participation
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    13   June   2021
    The Supreme Council for Women (SCW) has participated in the Eighth Rotary International Conference, held virtually under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince and Prime Minister. SCW member Afnan Al Zayani reviewed the Council's activities sin ...
  • SCW chief highlights plans supporting Bahraini women
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    02   June   2021
    ​​​​​​The strategic plan aimed to integrate women’s needs in national development is on track, with 73 percent of its goals already achieved. Supreme Council for Women (SWC) Secretary-General Hala Al Ansari said that the strategic plan aimed at further promoting women will be completed in 2022 ...
  • في نشاط نظمته الخارجية الأمريكية بالتعاون مع "Google" الأعلى للمرأة: مبادرة التوازن بين الجنسين في علوم المستقبل إسهام وطني ببعد دولي
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    19   May   2021
    ​​​​أكدت مساعد أمين عام المجلس الأعلى للمرأة، الشيخة دينا بنت راشد آل خليفة، أن المبادرة الوطنية للتوازن بين الجنسين في مجالات علوم المستقبل التي أطلقها المجلس في العام 2019 باتت تحظى باهتمام دولي من قبل حكومات ومنظمات وشركات تسعى لدعم مشاركة المرأة في التكنولوجيا الحديثة والاستفادة من إمكاناتها ال ...
  • HRH Princess Sabeeka issues edict 4 for 2021
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    15   May   2021
    ​​​ Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King and President of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), issued edict 4 for 2021 appointing Aisha Riyadh Al-Zayani as Director of the Digital Transformation and Information Technology Directorate.The edi ...
  • HRH Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa congratulates Dr Jameela Al Salman on Arab Medical Award
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    12   May   2021
    Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King and Supreme Council for Women (SCW) President, sent a cable of congratulations to  Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC) Consultant in infectious diseases, Geriatrics and internal medicine, Member of the Nation ...
  • في إطار مبادرة "البحرين بخير بعزمكم".. "الأعلى للمرأة": برنامج جديد لنقل خبرات رائدات وسيدات الأعمال لصاحبات المشاريع المنزلية
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    07   May   2021
    ​كشف المجلس الأعلى للمرأة أنه بصدد وضع هيكلية برنامج جديد لدعم المشروعات المنزلية، وذلك عبر توفير منصة دائمة يتم من خلالها نقل الخبرات المتراكمة وأفضل ممارسات رائدات وسيدات الأعمال البحرينيات صاحبات المشاريع القائمة إلى صاحبات المشروعات المنزلية، وبما يسهم في النهوض بتلك المشروعات وتجويد منتجاتها و ...
  • ضمن فعالية "المجلس الرمضاني" وفي إطار برنامج "البحرين بخير بعزمكم".. سمو الشيخة حصة بنت خليفة: المرأة البحرينية قادرة على تعزيز حضورها في مجال التكنولوجيا المالية
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    05   May   2021
    ​نظم المجلس الأعلى للمرأة، ندوة حول "المرأة البحرينية في مجال التكنولوجيا المالية" تحدثت فيها كل من سمو الشيخة حصة بنت خليفة آل خليفة عضو المجلس الأعلى للمرأة رئيسة لجنة "المرأة في مجال التكنولوجيا المالية التكنولوجيا المالية"، والسيدة منى علي الهاشمي عضو اللجنة، وأدارها الإعلام ...
  • HRH Princess Sabeeka congratulates Dr. Shaikha Rana bint Isa
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    05   May   2021
    ​ Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King and President of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), sent a cable of congratulations to SCW member, Dr. Shaikha Rana bint Isa bin Daij Al Khalifa on the issuance of a royal decree appointing her Secret ...
  • خلال حديثه في "المجلس الرمضاني" للمجلس الأعلى للمرأة .. العميد الحسن: توحيد سياسات مكتب حماية الأسرة بجميع مديريات الشرطة
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    01   May   2021
    ​كشف العميد فواز بن حسن الحسن آمر الأكاديمية الملكية للشرطة ورئيس لجنة توحيد السياسات بمكاتب حماية الأسرة والطفل بالمديريات الأمنية بوزارة الداخلية عن أن اللجنة انجزت ما نسبته ٩٠% من  منهجية عمل مكاتب حماية الأسرة والطفل، ومن المأمول اعتمادها كمنهجية موحدة في تلك المكاتب بمديريات الشرطة على ال ...
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