The UAE government and federal entities marked International Women’s Day by celebrating the achievements of its female employees.

Numerous institutions hosted private events and festivities as an ode to women who work tirelessly to achieve the best at work and at home.

The UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, paid tribute to all females working in the federal government, while forecasting that 50% of the Cabinet will comprise women in the coming years.