Empower Women Entrepreneurs in Palestine & Jordan

 
$2,700
$7,300
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Empower Women Entrepreneurs in Palestine & Jordan

Empower Women Entrepreneurs in Palestine & Jordan
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Latifa Qasim

Latifa Qasim
Latifa started a business mixing, packaging, and selling spices in her West Bank village, Haris. (view small | med | large | orig)

Hadjia Shamlawi

Hadjia Shamlawi
Hadjia started a small business selling clothing in her West Bank village of Salfeet. (view small | med | large | orig)

Soumaya

Soumaya
Soumaya is producing honey to sell in her West Bank village of Assira Eshamaliya. (view small | med | large | orig)

Nadira Shamlawi

Nadira Shamlawi
Nadira started a small business producing irrigated vegetables to sell in the Salfeet regional market. (view small | med | large | orig)

A project-supported sewing business in Jordan

A project-supported sewing business in Jordan
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Palestinian women entrepreneurs at their bakery

Palestinian women entrepreneurs at their bakery
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Amneh's daughter

Amneh's daughter
This girl's mother, Amneh, grows thyme to mix into the popular Palestinian spice, za'atar, which she sells across the northern West Bank. (view small | med | large | orig)

Ilham holds a tray of Mo'ajanat, a rolled pastry.

Ilham holds a tray of Mo'ajanat, a rolled pastry.
Photo from Progress Report 'Women Launch 73 New Businesses!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Khadija's clothing shop.

Khadija's clothing shop.
Photo from Progress Report '50 Women Start New Businesses in the West Bank' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Project Leader

Sarah Peterson

Program Officer
Syracuse, New York United States

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