The Six Degrees of…Robert Fisk
Robert Fisk is in the UAE this week to commemorate the 97th anniversary of the Armenian genocide. A much-beloved figure in the Middle East, Fisk is connected to many influential Arab personalities. Kipp even linked him to a local airline carrier’s first Emirati female pilot. Here’s how
April 28, 2012 10:09 by Jyothi M.V.
Her Highness Princess Amira Al Taweel
The beautiful and fashionable Princess Amira Al Taweel is the vice president of Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation, and she’s changed the way the world perceives Saudi women.
She embarked on philanthropic and humanitarian ventures after she married Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, and they most notably include women’s equality, eradication of poverty, disaster relief, interfaith dialogue, and women’s empowerment.
She is one of the few royals to embrace social media, and has used it as a medium to support women’s equality and social justice.
At the 11th Middle East Women Leaders Awards 2012, held at theArmani Hotel in Dubai in March, she was honoured with the title “Personality of the Year. The ceremony was held in conjunction with International Women’s Day, and also honoured…
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