QFFD, Digital Citizen Fund join hands to empower Afghan women

QFFD, Digital Citizen Fund join hands to empower Afghan women

The Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) and Digital Citizen Fund (DCF) Wednesday signed a grant agreement, to Finance a vocational training project for Girls and Women in Afghanistan which is being left behind and in a crucial need of empowerment.

HBKU-CHSS webinar discusses Oxfam report on safety of digital spaces

HBKU-CHSS webinar discusses Oxfam report on safety of digital spaces

A webinar organised by the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has highlighted the experiences of women and feminist activists in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) when they engage in digital spaces.

Shura Council polls to enhance role of women in Qatari society

Shura Council polls to enhance role of women in Qatari society

The recent announcement by His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on holding the Shura Council elections in October next year has been welcomed by some prominent Qatari women who are currently members of the Central Municipal Council (CMC) as well as former CMC poll candidates, descri

HBKU College to host 'Mena Women in Law Initiative'

HBKU College to host 'Mena Women in Law Initiative'

The College of Law at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) will host the launch of a regional initiative for women lawyers on October 28, that will enable the sharing of information and knowledge and the development of important professional relationships.

Qatari female lawyer to head Del Canto Chambers' Doha office

Qatari female lawyer to head Del Canto Chambers' Doha office

Maryam Jassim al-Bader has joined Del Canto Chambers to head up the Doha office, in what is the first female Qatari lawyer to be working with a London Chambers.