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Soprano Sara Al Quwaini, The Chemistry of Music

Publié le par Kyradubai

« The ideal situation will be that next time someone sees a woman with an abaya and a shayla singing an opera, they don’t notice the abaya and the shayla but only the singing. » Not only Sara Al Quwaini studied Chemistry, International Relations- focusing...

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« Mama Sara », a heart beat away from her victims

Publié le par Kyradubai

Sara Shuhail is in charge of EWA’A, a public initiative to protect and shelter women victims of sexual abuse and human trafficking. A former Headmistress, she hold back her tears and put all her energy into rescuing the victims, chasing the traffickers...

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When light encounters vision : the story of a woman at the head of Noor Foundation

Publié le par Kyradubai

Dc Manal Taryam, CEO of Noor Dubai Foundation and consultant Ophtalmologist at Dubai Hospital One of the most resounding example of inspiring women of Dubai, Doctor Manal Omran Taryam tells about her mission to fight blindness around the world. Because...

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A Lady Who Made a Difference

Publié le par Kyradubai

RAFIA GHUBASH dedicated all her time and her savings to open the first museum devoted to women in the region. A tribute to the strong and powerful ladies who always worked in front or behind. If the highest tower in the world was raised here, it did not...

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Hoor Al-Qasimi, a Sheikha engaged with her public

Publié le par Kyradubai

Master in the art of opening boundaries SHEIKHA HOOR AL-QASIMI is the Director of the Sharjah Biennal. She made it the leading exhibition of contemporary art of the region in a city which has become one of the cultural capital of the Arab world. She tells...

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A court robe on top of the abaya

Publié le par Kyradubai

At 31 only, Ebtessam Al Badwawi is one the three first female judges of Dubai. She explains how it was such a responsibility to set an example for the next generation of female judges. She says how proud she is to be citizen of a country which developped...

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« Islam has granted women rights for 1100 years »

Publié le par Kyradubai

MARYAM SULTAN LOOTAH, a political science teacher at UAE university in Al Ain, walked in the steps of first female teacher in the field, Nasrin Murad, who paved the way in 1982. She came a long way from the days when « it was either teach or heal » for...

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« We don’t want to intimidate the male generation »

Publié le par Kyradubai

AMEERA BINKARAM has chaired the Sharjah Women Business Council (SWBC) since 2009. She explains the dynamics of women in business over the past decades and pinpoints the starts of their golden age in 2006. She describes how they became organically empowered,...

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SHEIKHA LATEEFA, PRINCESS OF ARTS

Publié le par Kyradubai

“You have to live on the edge of your comfort zone in order to grow” Sheikha Lateefa bint Maktoum is the daughter of late Sheikh Maktoum and the niece of Sheikh Mohammed. Not only is she the Head and Founder of Tashkeel, an independent resource for artists...

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Green Fingers’ Kamelia Zaal: « Everything we do is from a passion of ours »

Publié le par Kyradubai

Landscaping Designer Kamelia Zaal talks about her job, environmental action and concerns, her « forward » family and how she wishes locals and foreigners mixed more. INTERVIEW. KAMELIA BIN ZAAL is the daughter of Mohammed Zaal, the passionate founder...

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