First Lady Inaugurates “Kanbalunge Mahaasinthaa 2017”

First Lady of Maldives Madam Fathimath Ibrahim Inaugurated the PPM workshop for Women by the name Kanbalunge Mahaasinthaa 2017.

President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom and First Lady Fathimath Ibrahim attended the function held by the Progressive Party of Maldives (PPM) Friday evening. Ministers of the Cabinet, Members of the Parliament, and Senior Officials of the Administration were also in attendance at the function.

Kanbalunge Mahaasinthaa is held in order to prepare for the official campaigns for the 2018 elections by the ruling party PPM. This workshop will serve to create leaders and campaign experts among women and enhance the role of women in the Political arena.


Speaking at the inaugural function, Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Moosa Manik said that the PPM ‘family” along with President Yameen and Madam Fathimath Ibrahim will put on a continuous effort into achieving political excellence and in improving the society as a whole. He stressed on the important work women do in shaping our young generation.