Tamkeen will highlight the initiatives, achievements and economic objectives that Bahraini women realised in 2013, as almost half of the beneficiaries from its support programmes are women.
As part of its commitment to support the
Bahrain has topped the Middle East in a new report on women's empowerment, which measures female education opportunities, business ownership and workforce participation.
The country outscored its Middle East neighbours in the MasterCard Wo
The historic role of Muharraq women is being championed as the main reason behind a strong pearl-diving industry, thanks to their strength in maintaining a tightly-knit society.
Their achievements are highlighted in a study by Nooh Khalifa