Jordan: New Milestone to Support Marginalized Women in Rural Areas - Ceremony

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Overview: At a signing ceremony the Jordan River Foundation team presented the result achieved so far in the two targeted communities, which include more than 160 women beneficiaries who were empowered to successfully run their small income generating projects – such as food processing, trading, livestock production, planting and beauty salons. The ceremony was attended by around 50 participants, including a representative from the European Union Delegation in Amman, local authorities, beneficiaries and representative of community based organizations active in the Governorate of Mafraq. 

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- enable marginalized and poor women in Jordan to run successful small projects of their own

- engage new community-based organizations (CBOs) to provide training opportunities and technical assistance to help targeted women to access and manage revolving loans for their projects. 


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