Monday 8 March 2021
Dubai Police has won the EQFM Challenge for Diversity, Inclusion, and Gender Equality for the initiatives launched by the Dubai Police Women's Council that have contributed to empowering and strengthening the role of Emirati women and their inclusion into police work in terms of security work and community happiness.
The award is part of the EQFM Challenges 2021 that evaluates organizations' best projects or initiatives in one or more categories including Circular Economy, Diversity, Inclusion and Gender Equality, and the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Dubai Police has set three strategic objectives to define directions for the Women’s Council to ensure diversity, inclusiveness, and gender equality. These include increasing the level of women’s participation, introducing the legislative and institutional framework to support women, and developing a spirit of participation, leadership, and responsibility.