Ambassador of the Kuwait to India H.E. Fahad Ahmad AlAwadhi will launch the Kuwait oriented book based on enterprising women, titled ‘Women of Kuwait: Turning Tides’ by Chaitali B Roy, a resident of Kuwait, on Wednesday, 7 September at his residence in New Delhi.
The book is a compilation of stories detailing the courage and drive of many Kuwaiti women who overcame obstacles and adverse circumstances to pursue their dreams. The women have challenged stereotypes and help spearhead revolutionary change to become extraordinary role models for women in the Middle East.
Mrs. Roy has included women from almost all fields such as politics, diplomacy, education, sports, art and business. Many noteworthy names included are Kuwait Energy CEO and Co-founder Sara Akbar, Kuwait's first female government minister Dr. Massouma Al Mubarak, and winner of the fourth Arab Women Awards Kuwait 2016 Dr. Moudi Al Humoud.
Mrs. Roy works as a special correspondent for Arab Times and as an editor in radio.