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We, as the Bahrain Women Union, have under our umbrella 13 women's associations who have all endorsed this open letter condemning the abduction of the schoolgirls in Nigeria," said BWU president Mariam Ruwaie.
At the 1954 meeting, the Commission did not agree to lower the catch limit by 500 BWU from the original 15,500, despite the fact that the IWC's Scientific Sub-Committee was recommending a cut to 14,500 BWU (IWC, 1955a).
Al Rowaie was speaking during a Press conference at the BWU headquarters in Tubli yesterday attended by representatives from 10 societies that will benefit.
There is a great program, plenty of balance between the technical and business sides of Baan and the Baan software, and more than 100 breakout sessions presented by various BWU member companies, Baan and Baan partners.
The MoU was signed between SCW's Secretary-General Hala Al Ansari and Zainab Al Najim from BWU.
They are BWU's CEDAW committee chairman Fawzia Al Khaja and CEDAW committee member and BWU bureau counsellor Mariyam Al Ruwaiee, added Dr Al Ansari.
BWU in the past had pushed for women's quota in parliament and municipal councils.
She said some of the key issues listed in the BWU agenda included approving a second version of Family Law (for Shia women), amendments to the 1963 nationality law and other legislation to protect women.
The BWU has announced it will provide support to any female candidate who plans to contest a seat in the by-election.
The BWU runs a public committee for elimination of domestic violence that registered about 7,000 abuse cases in the last three years.
Speeches were also delivered by BWU president Mariam Al Ruwaie and Fauzia Zainal.
WASHINGTON) Baan Executives Meet with Customers at the BWU Executive