CMEC Roundtable: Saudi Women Behind the Wheel

CMEC Roundtable: Saudi Women Behind the Wheel

10 Jul 2018 18:15 — 19:15

CMEC briefing: Saudi women behind the wheel

Chaired by: Helen Whately MP


Najah Al-Otaibi, senior analyst at the Washington-based think-tank the Arabia Foundation

Rema Jawdat, Manager at the Ministry of Commerce & Investment in Saudi Arabia, and one of the first women from Saudi to be issued a driving license

Further speakers to be confirmed

On June 25, 2018 women in Saudi Arabia took to the roads, in an end to a ban on women driving in the Kingdom. 

Join us for an insightful evening assessing the significance and impact of the decision, and the wider reforms Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is introducing as part of his new vision for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.