Maryam Boukhatamine (Ras Al Khaimah)
Khadija Al-Ajel, Director General of the Aman Center for Women and Children in Ras Al Khaimah, said that the center’s hotline, which was launched in October 2019, received 620 calls for observations, inquiries, reports and complaints related to women, noting that the launch of the hotline was announced at the second regional conference “anti-violence”. Against Women and Children – Reality and Strategies.
Al-Ajel said that the center performs many and varied tasks, including studying the cases of incubation for children, in cooperation with the technical committee of the nursery, in which the number of requests for incubation reached 52 cases, and the number of study cases reached 113 cases, and the number of cases benefiting from shelter services during the first and second quarters of this The year was 33 cases, in addition to other cases in previous years, explaining that the Aman Center for Women and Children is a quasi-governmental institution that was established on February 15, 2017. According to Decree No. (3) of 2017, issued by His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, to ensure shelter, protection and legal aid for victims of violence and trafficking in persons.
Al-Ajri said, that the center concludes various agreements with a number of community, humanitarian and charitable bodies in the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah and abroad, to achieve common interests, and alleviate the suffering of urgent cases, which need direct and quick financial support, in light of the presence of many cases that resort to the Foundation from Various nationalities residing in the country. Al-Ajel explained that the goal of establishing the center is to create a society free of violence, while the human right to a decent life remains an advanced priority in the UAE, and to provide a safe life that guarantees the right of human beings to a secure and stable life, and for the UAE to always remain the leading model in the world in various paths of development and purposeful development. To bring people comfort and happiness.
Al-Ajel said: The center has “contributed, since its establishment, to mobilizing determination, unleashing positive energies, employing capabilities and investing ideas to make the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah free from all forms of abuse, especially since the center provides unlimited care, support, and empowerment for the target groups to participate effectively in making the future, and to contribute with all responsibility.” In achieving strategic goals, working to spread awareness and educating society about the rights of women, children and people in general, and providing the best services to individuals. We are also proud of the center’s human capabilities and competencies in various fields, specializations and job levels. We are confident that the team spirit will lead us together to achieve the desired goals.”