The Center has started since 2004 in Jeddah Chamber of Commerce and Industry emulating Alsayedah Khadijah Bint Khuwailed footsteps to be a supportive center for the Saudi women, and increase their participation in the national development, to be able to make the perfect balance between the duties and responsibilities with being aware of the importance of the multiple roles. In Khadija Bint Khuwailed Center, we are fully aware that the essential duties of women is her family in the first place. We also know the importance of providing the suitable job opportunities for women. The center seeks to find suitable solutions to provide infrastructure support, to inform regulations and laws that enable women to achieve a balance between the family and the duties and responsibilities, so their participation in national development partnership become sustainable according to family responsibilities changes. We ask Allah to guide us in publicizing this vision emulating muslim structure to make the Islamic nation proud.
The center Clients:
• Business Women
• Working Women
• Future investors
• Government officials
• The private sector
• Jeddah community
The Center Departments:
Government Files department:
aims to reconsider the laws and regulations and limit the obstacles that faces women on the basis of national development plans and work to remove these obstacles to provide alternative solutions.
Development programs department:
aims to adopt development initiatives with local and international bodies to improve women skills and raise their standards of living by raising awareness and basic skills training.
Research and Development Department:
aims to study the reality of women's participation in national development according to the local and global indicators and recommendations of appropriate solutions based on the best international experience and local needs
aims to raise community awareness about its issues. The center aims to define the community role and its achievements, in addition to provide information and support various departments in all the center projects.
The center's manager message:
The Center aims to remove the obstacles that faces women to support their economic and social career, to become an active partner in national development. By cooperating with the responsible authorities, to focus the light on the remaining obstacles for women's life , to provide studies and support research to make decision, in addition to the proposed solutions and implementation .
In Khadija Bint Khuwailed Center, we are fully aware that the essential duties of a woman is her family at the first place. We also know the importance of providing the suitable job opportunities for women. The real challenge remains to find or provide the suitable infrastructure that will enable women to achieve the balance between family and responsibilities, in order to process their participation in national development to become sustainable, in accordance with the responsibilities of family changes. Whether women chose to be a housewife or a working woman, they are in both cases that have mastered their role, then she will become an active partner in her work and home service, and she will find all the support, appreciation and respect.
I am pleased at this point to extend my sincere thanks and appreciation to all who contributed to the founding of Khadija bint Khuwailed Center, and a special thank to Her Royal Highness Princess Adela Bint Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, for her continuous support of Saudi women, and I thank Allah who has blessed me with the work I can contribute and also serve Saudi women at once, even with a small part for the leader of a Muslim woman model who is Khadija bint Khuwaiked
Direct Number: 6529255
The Center Board of Directors:
Her Royal Highness Princess Adela bint Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud chaired the board of directors of the center. The Board consists of a group of business owners, and officials in the private and public sectors.
The board members:
|Dr. Lama A. Al-Sulaiman
||Board Member of Rolaco Trading & Contracting|
Board Member of Jeddah Chamber
Maha A. Fitaihi
|President of the Girl Guides in Saudi Arabia |
Chairman of Aljada Company
Board of Member of Ahmed Fitaihi Company
Dr. Thoraya Al-areed
|A member of the Shura Council|
|Dr. Ghazi Binzagr
||Chairman of Binzagr group |
Vice Chairman of Robaaeyat Trading & Industry Ltd Co
President of Wisaal Development Centre
|Mohammed Abu Dawoud
||Chairman of Abu Dawood Group|
Director & Board member of Saudi Solidarity Company
|Dr. Manal Suliman Faqih
||Board Member of Dr. Suliman Faqih Hospital|
President & founder of Maabar Management Consulting Company
| Ali Hussein Ali Reda
||The Board Member of Haji Husein Alireza & Co. Ltd.|
|Dr. Thoraya Obaid
||A member of the Shura Council|
Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund
Nourah Al Turky
|Executive Director of Human Resources and Social Responsibility in Nesma Holding Company|
|Founder and President of Tashkeel company|
| Adnan Hamza Bogari
|| Chairman of Bogari Holding Group|
|Hassan Al Jabri
||CEO of SEDCO Holding|