women

Jordan’s first female plumbers breaking taboos and helping to solve the country’s water crisis

Jordan’s first female plumbers breaking taboos and helping to solve the country’s water crisis

Jordan’s first female plumbers are helping reduce water waste in a country where water is scarce....
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Empowering rural women is key to ensuring food security

Empowering rural women is key to ensuring food security

Story of Hanen Talbi, Sonia Mhamdi and Imen Chelbi. When approaching the small house, Hanen can be...
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Women's informal groups and their impact on irrigated agriculture in Tunisia

In Tunisia although there is a feminization of agriculture, women are scarcely involved in...
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How one community in Jordan is raising women's voices - and ensuring clean water is not wasted

With the support of Global Affairs Canada, Oxfam is working with community members, partners, and...
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Women in rural Tunisia mix hot sauce with business

These Tunisian women have some sauce, pooling their resources and a seasoned culinary expertise...
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Climate change impacts on Palestinian women

The Palestinian Territories, especially the Gaza Strip, are highly vulnerable to climate change due...
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How to be a rural woman and live to tell the tale!

It’s 5 o’clock and the alarm goes off. She has breakfast and, with the radio in the background, she...
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Why Arab world needs more young women scientists for food-secure future

As part of its capacity-building initiatives, ICBA works with different partners to empower women...
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Pollution, desertification and women’s rights linked

Pollution and desertification have a disproportionate impact on women and children, the Sisterhood...
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Climate projects among finalists of MENA Women Entrepreneurs contest

Women entrepreneurs were awarded prizes for acting with distinction for a resilient future in the...
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Rural women in Morocco | Interview with Itto Zeidguy

The agricultural sector is one of the strategic drivers of Morocco’s economy, generating 40 percent...
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Empowering women in the Atlas

"Empowering Women, Empowering Poverty Fighters." Empowering Women in the Atlas (EWA) is an...
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