First Lady, Fazna Ahmed has participated in the all-women Swim - “Break the Barrier” 2019.
The Swim event which saw participation of a 100 women was organized by the Maldives Lifeguard Association. While the swim was held to celebrate International Women’s Day the distance for the swim from the island of Funadhoo to Male’ City. Training activities had taken place from 20 March onwards for participants in preparation for the swim, at the Male’ swim track area.
In addition to First Lady Fazna, senior officials of several government institutions, Secretary General of the Parliament as well as Minister of Gender, Family and Social Services, Shidhatha Shareef took part in the Swim.