WIM Professional and Career Women Awards

WIM Awards: Mariyam Waheeda wins Woman of the Year

Mariyam Waheeda (H. Dhuni) has won the prestigious Women In Management (WIM) Woman of Year at the WIM Professional and Career Women Awards 2019.

Following the win, the commemorative shield and certificate was presented to Mariyam Waheeda by the President of the WIM branch in the Maldives and the Head of the Judge’s Panel, Minha Faiz Rashaad at the WIM Awards 2019 ceremony held at the auditorium of the Faculty of Health Sciences of the MNU.

Waheeda has served in numerous state positions for 42 years.

The former Commissioner of the Girl Guide Association also served to open opportunities for women in that particular field. She also worked in journalism providing content on social issues for the daily news, Haveeru for several years. Waheeda also presented a 100-episode TV show on the topic of Women and Health.

At the age of 67, the mother of five continue to take part in a number of national marathons including a national record on 19 April with a full marathon.

The second annual WIM Awards 2019 celebrated and presented awards to 29 women in various categories along with two companies.

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