The world is changing more rapidly than ever before.
Transformation is indeed the new normal.
Advancing technologies, unanticipated events, and fresh challenges are around every corner
and this has put increasing pressure on today’s professionals especially women.
We shall adjust and adapt to this reality in order to navigate successfully into the future.
The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing us even more to rethink our professional culture.
PWA believes that women have a unique opportunity to lead this long-overdue transformation.
Our Mission
Empower women to thrive through continual transformation.
Encourages and supports women to play a more active role in the digital era
across the professional community in all industries,
by advancing careers, fostering alliances, and
preparing the current and next generation of professionals.
Our Purpose
Be the voice for women in the professional community across all industries,
advancing empowerment leadership, recognizing women’s achievements,
and illuminating their unique contributions to their professions, companies, and communities.
Under this challenging theme, we commit to:
Inspire Leaders
Our members will be high achieving, self-motivated, global agents of change.
Transform Professionals
Our programs will embrace disruption in businesses, enable efficient and effective sustainable solutions while being mindful of community impacts.
Engage Cultures
We create intellectual space for our members, partners, and supporters to think innovatively and engage cultures.

Are you ready to lead the change?


We meet on the 1st Wednesday of the month for cocktails dedicated to networking, and the 3rd Wednesday conference conducted by international speakers.
In addition, we organize events of cultural interest and social development.


The people we are: Anna Ghergo

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Anna Ghergo “Challenging perspectives” Every time I meet Anna at PWA events, she has an unmistakable warm and friendly smile on her face.  I was enjoying interviewing this successful lawyer…

The people we are: Chiara Apolloni

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Chiara Apolloni “STOP, LOOK, LISTEN, AND CARE” I managed to make the interview with Chiara only online due to her very busy agenda. Despite the screen, she struck me for…

The people we are: Bruna Campagna

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Bruna Campagna “BOLD AND BRAVE” I met Bruna on a bright, sunny day at Giolitti’s in the EUR borough, a well-known place just overlooking a tiny pond.  When we went…

Emirati Women’s Day 2021

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“EXPO 2020: BEYOND EMPOWERING WOMEN” event is to celebrate the Emirati Women’s Day 2021 under the theme “Women: Ambitions & Inspiration for Next 50 years”.  “UAE EMBASSY & PWA SPECIAL…


We welcome women from various professions at different levels and from different sectors.

Thanks to our experience of living and working in more than one country, our environment is multicultural.