The Mother of the Nation Pavilion takes visitors on an inspiring journey that introduces the values and accomplishments of HH Sheikh Fatima bint Mubarak, while celebrating the historic contribution of women of the United Arab Emirates.
HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, wife of the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founding father of the UAE, became a pioneering example of female leadership by protecting the country's rich history and traditions while empowering and supporting the role of women and children across the world.
The Pavilion is at the heart of the festival and explores the impact that Emirati women have had on the country from the past to the present day. The showcase traces the visionary values of HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, and reveals how her initiatives have helped shape the eminent role that UAE women now enjoy in their society, economy and government today.
This warm and inviting exhibition space is a must-visit for all festival attendees. Become inspired by the legacy of Her Highness, as we celebrate the Year of Zayed.