ABU DHABI: H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women’s Union, GWU, Supreme President of the Family Development Foundation, FDF, and Head of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, on Tuesday attended the grand celebration which was organised at the grandstand of Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) on the occasion of the UAE’s 43rd National Day which marks the establishment of the UAE federation 43 years ago.
In her statement on the occasion, Sheikha Fatima lauded the celebration which expressed the Emiratis’ love for the nation and dedication for the land on which the founding father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, built a unique state.
She also expressed appreciation of the high physical and moral performance of the youth who joined the national service to express their love for, and dedication to the nation under the leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
A number of Sheikhas and Emirati women leaders attended the celebration alongside Sheikha Fatima.