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Qatar stresses need for involving women in Afghan peace process

Qatar stresses need for involving women in Afghan peace process

Qatar has reiterated its deep commitment to achieving peace in Afghanistan, continuing its positive role and making efforts to facilitate peace talks between the parties in Afghanistan.

Women leaders of expat communities come together

Women leaders of expat communities come together

Women leaders of expatriate communities from seven countries came together in Doha for an event marking International Women’s Day.

Afghan artist brushes aside disability to open arts centre

Afghan artist brushes aside disability to open arts centre

Unable to use her hands, arms, or legs, Afghan artist Robaba Mohammadi has defied unlikely odds in a country that routinely discriminates against women and disabled people.

FIFA: $1bn for women's game

FIFA: $1bn for women's game

FIFA is doubling its investment into the women's game to $1bn until 2022, and has named China host of the revamped Club World Cup in 2021.

Sidra Medicine helps address the mental health of women, children

Sidra Medicine helps address the mental health of women, children

The Department of Psychiatry at Sidra Medicine, part of Qatar Foundation (QF), offers comprehensive Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS), the hospital has said.

Women sport leaders discuss challenges

Women sport leaders discuss challenges

Women can still make a mark in a male-dominated industry such as sport, a number of successful female sport experts have said.

Gender equality, women in governance to improve global sustainability

Gender equality, women in governance to improve global sustainability

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a peaceful and sustainable world, Doha Bank CEO Dr R Seetharaman has said during ‘Graduation Day’ ...

Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title

Barty ends Australia's 46-year wait for French Open title

Ashleigh Barty ended Australia's 46-year wait for a French Open singles title on Saturday by thrashing nervous Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova in a one-sided women's final.

'About 67% of Qatar's higher education graduates are women'

'About 67% of Qatar's higher education graduates are women'

About 67% of Qatar's higher education graduates are women, said HE the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Lolwah Alkhater.

Crucial role of women in nation building underlined

Crucial role of women in nation building underlined

The growing number of Qatari women who take leadership positions in public and private sectors in the country underlines the crucial role of women in nation building, a graduate of Qatar Leadership Centre ...

G7 urges greater role for women in peace processes

G7 urges greater role for women in peace processes

Foreign ministers from the world's seven most developed nations on Saturday urged a greater role for women in solving conflicts, saying that peace settlements with female involvement were more likely to endure.

Qatar spares no effort to empower women

Qatar spares no effort to empower women

HE the Director of the Human Rights Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ambassador Faisal bin Abdullah al-Henzab has reaffirmed Qatar's keenness on empowering women ...