The initiative to establish the Arab Network of Women in Science and Technology, with the support of UNESCO and the Arabian Gulf University in Bahrain, is to follow the continuous efforts that aim at providing equal opportunities for the participation of Arab women in science and technology in order to emphasize the increscent role of women regarding this issue. In addition to exploiting all the capabilities and competencies of Arab women to keep pace with the technological changes that help in establishing the scientific Arab Community and contribute in achieving sustainable development in the Arab league.
The message of the Arab Network of Women in Science and Technology can be summarized in the emphasis on the effective participation of women in science and technology and in building a whole scientific society which is capable of facing the challenges of sustainable development in the Arab World.
Building cooperation bridges between science and technology specialists in the Arab World.<.p>
Highlight the contributions and achievements of Arab women in science and technology, nationally and internationally.
Coordinate and activate the cooperation between Arabic and international institutions which support women, in order to empower and build the abilities of Arab women in science and technology.