In this Issue
This issue is dedicated to the energetic and creative women of the Arabian Gulf Region. We introduce you to pioneers across different industries, women who are inspirational not only to other women, but also to men.
Sekka meets with Emirati entrepreneur Alia Al Mazrouei, the Godmother of the UAE’s mobile businesses.
Amal Murad speaks about being the first Emirati female parkour trainer, and what working out should mean for women.
Arts and Culture
In the Arabian Peninsula, there were desired beauty standards that women aspired to, and that men looked for in women.
Kuwait’s salsa aficionados tend to be in their early 20s or 30s and are a mix of locals and expats.
One psychological hurdle faced by pioneering women is termed “imposter syndrome” or “imposterism”.
February and March are the best times to visit Wakan and witness the apricot blossoming season.