empower 150 productive Palestinian widows in Gaza

by EL Adham Association For Development
empower 150 productive Palestinian widows in Gaza
empower 150 productive Palestinian widows in Gaza
empower 150 productive Palestinian widows in Gaza
empower 150 productive Palestinian widows in Gaza

Summary

This project will empower and reinforce a significant number of productive widowed and divorced women in Gaza City in Palestine. After this they will be skilled and they can have their own livelihood, taking care of their children, sponsor their orphans, so they wont rely on charities.

$6
total raised
1
donor
0
monthly donors
2
years

Challenge

In Gaza Strip, the number of divorced and widowed women is in increasing day after day. The wars that we witness results in lost our best youth as martyrs who leave their families without any breadwinner. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, 16.3% of the Palestinian women are widowed and divorced. This statistic is a dangerous notification that creates an urgent need to care of this an urgent need.

Solution

The project's idea is based on rehabilitating and training 150 divorced and widowed female from the people with no income who have the desire to have experience in handicrafts. Those handicrafts include sewing or knitting, hand embroidery and making various pastries, pies and candy. The project aims to rehabilitate the divorced and widowed housewives to convert them from dependents on the human aid and charitable associations into active elements in the economic development.

Long-Term Impact

The project will graduate 150 skilled, trained, and independent widowed and divorced women. By the end of the project they will have a stable job opportunities and having their own livelihood. And they will be turned from depending on the human aid and charitable associations into active elements in the economic development.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

Organization Information

EL Adham Association For Development

Location: Gaza Strip, Beit Hanoun Town - Palestine
Website:
EL Adham Association For Development
Mohammed Abu-Warda
Project Leader:
Mohammed Abu-Warda
Gaza Strip, Beit Hanoun Town Palestine

Retired Project!

This project is no longer accepting donations.
 

Still want to help?

Find another project in Palestine or in Gender Equality that needs your help.
Find a Project

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.