The first all-women city council is going to be established very soon and it is going to be all- things empowering.
The council, opening in Madinah, will provide women with “complete municipal services and invest in their creative competencies”, according to Arab News.
Basically, it is going to have everything needed to support and advice women who are working or looking to work
These will include issuing licenses for all commercial activities, issuing building permits, providing surveillance services for women’s activities and investments, and a lott more.
This step to empower women is in line with the goals and aspirations of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 and National Transformation Program (NTP) 2020.