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  Female President of Singapore is a hijabi Muslim lady named Halimah Yacob, Singapore is set to welcome its first female president. The main lady President of Singapore Halimah Yacob won the decisions without getting a solitary vote! Since Halimah Yacob was the main hopeful left standing, she’ll successfully win the administration...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM: Monday Radio Nisaa broadcasted a new program in collaboration with The Palestinian Working Woman Society for Development (PWWSD). The program talks about the presence of women in the meetings of the National Council. To discuss the subject, three women were invited to the studio: Fayzah Abu al-Heja, Representative of...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM: Today, ambassador and head of the Representative Office of Finland in Ramallah, Anna-Kaisa Heikkinen, visited Radio Nisaa. She is the last of a number of female diplomats who have visited the studio on occasion of March being Women’s Month. Anna-Kaisa has served almost 15 years as a diplomat in a number of countries...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM: Thursday the 22nd of March, Radio Nisaa had the pleasure of having the Swedish General Consul, Ann-Sofie Nilsson, in the studio for a talk about her work as a diplomat and a woman. Ann-Sofie moved from Sweden with her husband and son, to pursue her career as a diplomat at the Swedish Consulate in Jerusalem, now running...

Ramallah - Nisaa FM: This Monday, member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization, Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, received head of the Danish Representation Office in the State of Palestine, Nathalia Feinberg to discuss the latest political development. She here expressed her deep appreciation for Denmark's voting record...

  The Minister of Economy, Abeer Odeh, said Wednesday that the Paris agreement was no longer feasible, and prevents any real economic development. The minister said that the meeting was aimed at clarifying the Palestinian position towards the Paris agreement, which did not comply with the Israeli occupation authorities in implementing its...

 Ramallah- Nisaa FM: Nisaa FM station had held a referendum on the violation of journalist's rights and abuse them from the occupation through its website http://www.radionisaa.ps/ar_page.php?id=1b4431y1786929Y1b4431 The centerpiece of the question was: what do you think of the violation of journalist's rights and abuse them”?...

Nisaa FM station conducted a workshop in Sussya village about women’s rights in personal status system Nisaa FM- Tahreer Sawafta: Nisaa FM conducted a workshop about women’s rights in personal status system and about awareness of Sharia courts in Palestine with cooperation with Enhanced Palestinian Justice Program EPJP which is attached...

BEIRUT, Lebanon, Oct 2 (UNHCR) –Tasnim, a 12-year-old refugee girl from Aleppo, Syria, is excitedly preparing to return to school. "I want to become a dentist. I have always been intrigued by the tools and materials dentists use in their neat clinics. Every time I visited my dentist in Syria, I learned something new," she said. In...

mani Al Hosani’s fascination with nuclear energy began at school learning about atoms and chain reactions in science classes. “I loved reading about nuclear energy”, says Ms Al Hosani, who became the UAE’s first female nuclear scientist three years ago. “But I never imagined as a child that the UAE would take the lead...

At a critical time in the Middle East, Queen Rania of Jordan is facing the challenges of fundamentalism, the refugee crisis and rights for women and children with a rare combination of grace and guts While accepting an award in Germany this month, Queen Rania of Jordan called for extraordinary acts of compassion and global cooperation in addressing...

UN Women and the People’s Republic of China will co-host a landmark event in conjunction with the UN Summit on the post-2015 development framework and as part of the 20th Anniversary commemoration of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action. At the high-level “Global Leaders’ Meeting on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment:...