Empowering Voices: Celebrating Emirati Women’s Day

On Emirati Women’s Day, we not only recognize the accomplishments and milestones achieved by the women of the UAE but also honour their resilience, determination, and unwavering spirit. It’s a day that symbolizes the core of what it means to be an Emirati woman, highlighting the essence of their enduring spirit and their contributions across various fields.

Her Highness Sheikha Fatima aptly put forth that Emirati women have showcased their unmatched potential by proving to everyone their capability to support the country under all circumstances. They stand as pillars of strength, leaders in innovation, champions of culture, and bearers of tradition.

As we approach a pivotal point in our nation’s journey, the next 50 years, the inclusion and significant role of Emirati women will be paramount. Their perspectives, insights, and contributions will be central to sculpting the future landscape of the UAE.

One way Emirati women have always communicated their experiences, challenges, dreams, and hopes has been through the art of storytelling. Literature, in particular, has been a potent medium for these powerful voices. Today, on this special occasion, we celebrate Emirati Women’s Day by highlighting some must-read books penned by talented Emirati female writers.

Literature stands as a powerful testament to the voices and narratives of Emirati women. Through prose and poetry, they share their worldviews, aspirations, reflections, and stories with the world, offering a unique perspective into the heart and soul of the Emirati spirit.

In honor of Emirati Women’s Day, let’s delve into some of the books that exemplify the best of Emirati women’s literary talents.

Must-Read Books by Emirati Female Writers:


Diving into these literary gems, readers embark on a journey of self-discovery, reflection, and profound insights. These books, penned by Emirati women, act as a mirror reflecting the multifaceted realities, challenges, dreams, and victories of their lives.

On Emirati Women’s Day, we encourage everyone to immerse themselves in these masterpieces. By understanding and appreciating their perspectives, we not only pay tribute to their talents but also embrace the promise and potential of the future that Emirati women are carving for the UAE.

To the women of the Emirates: Today, and every day, we stand in awe of your contributions, celebrate your successes, and eagerly anticipate the wonders you will achieve next.


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Emirati Women’s Day

Emirati Women’s Day

Emirati Women’s Day is celebrated this year on August 28th each year. It is an important day because The General Women’s Union of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) was founded on this day in 1975. The day is marked all over the UAE by learning more about important women in the Emirates.

Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, who is also known as the Mother of the Nation, inaugurated the first Emirati Women’s Day in 2015. Ever since then, it is always marked by celebrations and events across the region.

Let’s learn how you can celebrate Emirati Women’s Day 2022 and some great reads you can purchase to mark the occasion:

Ways to Celebrate Emirati Women’s Day

Emirati Women’s Day is something that UAE residents look forward to celebrating every year. If you are wondering how you can mark this special day then you can find a great list of activities you can participate in this year.

To look for times and locations for events happening in your city, check out your local newspapers or online listing:

  • Use your social media to mark the day by sharing famous pictures of Emirati women as your profile picture.
  • Check out hotels and restaurants for deals that give special discounts to women.
  • Local spas will be offering discounts on spa services that you can avail of.
  • Check out women’s accomplishments through the Etisalat special event, where women across the region are celebrated through an interactive virtual map.
  • Check out a digital talk series like the Flow Talk Series where famous Emirati women will be featured and discussed.
  • Sending gifts to accomplished Emirati women is a great way to celebrate the day in the region.

The theme for Emirati Women’s Day 2022

This year’s theme for Emirati Women’s Day is ‘Inspiring Reality… Sustainable Future’. This theme will be celebrated across all events and marketed in the UAE.

The theme this year is centered around how women can work towards providing a sustainable future for the generations to come. The theme is in line with the global efforts of communities around the world to work to find ways to provide a sustainable future for our children.

With so much attention on global environmental awareness and climate change, this year’s theme brings attention to efforts that we can do every day to save planet earth. Women around the world are raising awareness about climate change and the threat the planet is under due to human activities. Famous women environmentalists include Jane Goodall, Sylvia Earle, Wangari Maathai, and Rachel Carson, just to name a few.

Great Reads to Celebrate Emirati Women’s Day

If you are looking for books by female authors, to celebrate Emirati Women’s Day, then we have a great list for you. If you think the UAE lacks great women writers then you will be pleased to glance at this excellent list.

Purchasing one of these books and setting aside some me time is a great way to celebrate Emirati Women’s Day. You could also mark the occasion by holding a reading event for fellow Emirati women where you could discuss books written by women authors.

You could also gift different books written by famous Emirati women authors to friends and family to show support to female authors. This is a great way to gift something nice to your friends and family and also celebrate Emirati women.

For more information, visit the Austin Macauley Publishers to learn more about how you can purchase these books.

  1. First Time
  2. You Lead Your Life
  3. The First Barrel of Fortune
  4. Ayurveda in Arabic (Indian Medicine)
  5. The World of Body Language
  6. Self-Improvement Convo
  7. Build & Work
  8. The Trials of Allura

Celebrate Emirati Women’s Day by Reading

Whether you are looking for famous female authors from the Emirates, or find ways you can celebrate Emirati Women’s Day, we are sure this guide must have provided some helpful information.

Emirati Women’s Day is the one time of the year when accomplished women authors and successful Emirati women are celebrated. With these great ways to celebrate and some excellent books by female authors, you are well on your way. Taking a break and treating yourself to some great food and a special time is another great way to celebrate Emirati Women’s Day.

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