President of the General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairperson of Family Development Foundation, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak confirmed that the UAE has become a world leader in the field of child care and protection.
Sheikha Fatma said that the UAE was basically founded on justice, equality and love to others, in which it embraced the little and nursed the old, and that since the union of UAE was declared 45 years ago, it granted the childhood field great attention as one of the priorities. Thus, it offered children the best social, educational and health care, in order to build a harmonious society that is characterized by security and stability.
HH remarks came as commenting on the directives of HH Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Judicial Department, for the preparation for actual activation of the “Wadima Law” throughout the establishment of new branch in the Judical System of Abu Dhabi under Family Prosecution to offer maximum protection for children and to handle cases involving them.
For her part, Secretary-General of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, Reem Al Falasi, clarified that she is delighted with this step that confirms the great importance attached by the wise leadership of the State to children and their protection. In this context Al Falasi said: “Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood will do its best to coordinate with relevant authorities to apply the “Wadimah Law” in the country “.