Dr. Fatima Al Kooheji elected Chairperson of AIPU Woman and Child Committee

  • Date: 18-Feb-2022
  • Source: Bizbahrain
  • Sector:Economy
  • Country:Middle East
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Dr. Fatima Al Kooheji elected Chairperson of AIPU Woman and Child Committee

The Shura Council member, Dr. Fatima Abduljabbar Al Kooheji has been elected Chairperson of the Woman and Child Committee of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union (AIPU). The election took place during participation of the Bahraini parliamentary delegation, led by Representatives Council Speaker Fawzia bint Abdullah Zainal, in the 32nd conference of AIPU being held in Cairo under the theme “Arab Solidarity. During the Woman and Child Committee meeting, Dr. Al Kooheji underlined the importance of activating the role of women in the Arab societies, pointing out the need to boost their participation in international gatherings. She pointed out the big strides made by Bahrain in women empowerment by implementing many strategies and initiatives. She took pride in the achievements brought about by Bahraini women and their contributions to the kingdom’s comprehensive development march.