Under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Supreme Council for Women (SCW) will celebrate the Bahraini Women’s Day 2021, coinciding with the 20th anniversary of the SCW’s establishment as a national monument concerned with following up on the advancement of Bahraini women. Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of HM the King and President of the SCW, approved the theme of the Bahrain Women’s Day 2021, which is “Bahraini Women in the National Development… a March of Progress in a Dedicated Nation” as noted across Bahrain News Agency’s back in January 2021.
“Abdulrahman Kanoo International School (ARKIS), once again is fully committed to not only celebrating this national event but celebrating our Bahraini female staff members, and their empowerment across all sections of the school. The annual celebration within the school is a great opportunity to recognise our achievements and contributions as Team ARKIS” notes Head of Human Resources Mrs. Jenan Al Mahdi. With a Bahraini female cohort of 106 they make up 52% of all female staff at ARKIS. In parallel with the day and the gifts given by the school leadership, the school has partnered with Royal Hospital for Women and Children to further support their female staff members to support their healthcare needs.