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Emirates Showcases Diversity Of Female Employees



In commemoration of the International Women’s Day, Emirate Airlines, has reiterated its commitment to a gender-friendly work environment for its employees, judging from the fact that women play integral roles within the organization.

As a way of celebrating the International Women’s Day, the Emirates Group in Dubai is highlighting the integral role played by its female employees through a special video which documents the breadth and diversity of the operational and technical roles performed by women in the Group.

Nigerian employees under the Emirates Group are also not left out in this, as the Group has also highlighted the roles played by Nigerian female employees as a way of appreciating them.

From cabin crew, ticket sales agents, cargo, and to other positions occupied by females, Nigerian female employees under Emirates Airline Nigeria, have recorded impacts and are however, celebrated for their contributions to the success of Emirate Airline in Nigeria.

According to the airline, “We at Emirates regionally and globally encourage women employment. Over 35 per cent of our workforce in Nigeria currently comprises  women, who occupy positions in airport operations, cargo, commercial as well as management. Career growth for women is actively endorsed by Emirates Airline.

“As we join the whole world to celebrate this year’s International Women’s Day, themed:  ‘Press for Progress,’ we encourage women to keep pressing forward and making progress.

We recognize that women are making progress in ways that specifically should increase the momentum of progress in the coming year and for years to come, and that’s the reason we at Emirates Nigeria are celebrating women’s achievements and pushing forward gender equality,” the airline added.