Distribution of carpet weaver machines and raw materials for 500 families in Kandahar

09.11.2018

The Woman Economic Empowerment Rural Development Program (WEE-RDP) of the Rural Rehabilitation and Development Ministry distributed at cost of more than AFNs 12 million, the carpet weaver machines and raw materials for 500 families of Kandahar province whom have recently returned to the country.

These 500 families have been identified in a survey result which was done by the Rural Rehabilitation and Development Departments, Refugees and Repatriation and Kandahar women's affairs Department.

It is worth mentioning that of the above machines, 1500 villagers directly and 3,000 other will be indirectly benefited and 90% of these beneficiaries are women.