Jordan: The answer is called Ra’eda

Ra'eda Abu Halawa

Ra’eda Abu Halawa works as a plumber, installing water tanks and repairing and installing pipes in bathrooms and kitchens. This is unusual in Jordan because women plumbers are very rare in the country, but that doesn’t bother Ra-eda.

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A ray of hope for refugee women in Uganda

Refugee women making masks in Uganda

For a group of women tailors located in a village in Uganda’s Bidibidi settlement zone, all has not been lost during the pandemic. Their story is a true reflection of the old adage “every cloud has a silver lining” thanks to CARE and support from UN Women.

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Hungry for change: Women entrepreneurs in the West Bank

ShareTweetShareEmail Hungry for change: Women entrepreneurs in the West Bank Jan 16, 2019 By Laura Banks, CARE Canada WALKING UP THE STEPS TO A SMALL CONCRETE BUILDING NESTLED AMIDST OAK AND CYPRESS TREES, IT’S HARD TO BELIEVE THAT THIS IS THE SITE OF SUCH A BIG AND IMPORTANT OPERATION. A childcare centre next door fills the air with children’s…

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