Congratulations to Samah Salaime, director of Na'am Arab Women in the Center, for recieving a World of Difference Awards given by The International Alliance for Women (TIAW) for her contribution to the economic empowerment of women.
The TIAW World of Difference Awards recognize extraordinary women and men from around the world who have contributed to the economic empowerment of women, across a range of award categories.
"In Na’am, economic empowerment of women is integral to ensuring their safety and freedom. That is why we work to promote women’s education, financial security and economic initiatives. This award is confirmation of our commitment to our goals of advancing Arab women in the mixed cities, and will it spur us to develop new initiatives and economic empowerment projects," said Salaime.
TIAW President Donna Meredith reflects on TIAW's focus of women’s economic empowerment. “Following this year’s Awards event theme of 'Restarting the World - Women Rising’ we know that once again women will be required to rise to the challenges (seen and
unforeseen) that face them in this changed world;and that supporting their financial empowerment will assist them to rise.”
Once more, this year’s awards have come from across the globe, including some of the following: Australia, Cameroon,Greece, Ukraine, Egypt, India, Israel, and the United States of America.