President Dr. Mohamed Muizzu has appointed Fathimath Inaya as the Foreign Secretary of Maldives, making her the first woman to assume this pivotal role in the country’s history. The historic appointment was formalized in a ceremony held at the President’s Office, where Fathimath Inaya received her letter of appointment.
Fathimath Inaya brings a wealth of experience to her new position, having previously served as a deputy minister in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Her elevation to the role of Foreign Secretary reflects the Administration’s unwavering commitment to women’s empowerment and providing gender-equal opportunities at the highest levels of government.
The appointment comes as part of the broader initiatives prioritized by the Administration to foster gender equality and elevate women to key leadership positions. President Muizzu, in his vision for the country, underscores the significance of creating an inclusive environment where diverse talents contribute to the nation’s progress.