Women's Forum Middle East 2020


H.E. Hessa Buhumaid


UAE Ministry of Community Development


On 19 October 2017, Her Excellency Hessa Bint Essa Buhumaid, Minister of Community Development was handed over her duties confidently to transit from community care to sustainable development. She managed to accomplish four policies in one year: National Family Policy, National Policy for People of Determination, Executive-By laws of Child Rights Law “Wadima” and National Policy for Senior Emiratis. Before 2018, HE accomplished new policies and legislations to empower women and raise her ambitions towards the future, enhanced ambitions of the youth generations through “Eddad” and “Begin a new family” programs to encourage a happy and a sustainable marriage.