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Women break barriers, empower themselves in indigo cultivation
Women break barriers, empower themselves in indigo cultivation
AMMAN (UNESCO) — UNESCO recognises that rural women are the most marginalised group and commits to increasing employment opportunities for them. An innovative approach has been promoted targeting the village of Ghor El Safi, located within a poverty pocket in the Jordan Valley. UNESCO is supporting a local women’s cooperative there, working to improve their lives by enhancing the production and promotion of their vibrant, hand-dyed textiles using naturally sourced dyes. Community leader Nayfeh Nawasrah heads the “Gho ... More Details
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