In recognition of her humanitarian and social achievements locally, regionally, and internationally, her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah, and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs were conferred an honorary Ph.D. by the Board of Trustees of the University of Sharjah (UoS), under the chairmanship of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, President of the University of Sharjah.
This recognition comes in line with her pioneering and qualitative initiatives, including establishing Sharjah Ladies Club and Supreme Council for Family Affairs serves the social sector in the Emirate of Sharjah.
The council participates in decision-making processes and legislation related to women, children, family, and youth. It also supervises vital institutions, including Sharjah City for Humanitarian Services, Family Development Centers, the Department of Culture and Information, the Child Safety Department, the Health Education Department, and many other associations.
Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi has also established over the past decade many institutions, such as Riyada Training Center for Training and Development, Sharjah Business Women Council, and The Big Heart Foundation, in addition to her support for many humanitarian institutions.