Distribution of row material and carpet weaving machines for a thousand returnees in Nangarhar

11.26.2018

The women Economic Empowerment Rural Development program (WEE-REDP) and the Ningarhar Rural Rehabilitation and Revelopment department distributed row material and carpet weaving machines for a thousand returnees of the country, and also this program trained the skills of this industry for these returnees and connected them for their products to the markets.

According to Majib Rahman Zia, Nangarhar Rural Rehabilitation and Development Director, 581 of the beneficiaries are women and 419 are men, of these  200  have been connected to the markets through the private sector and have been able to sell their products at good price.

Mr. adds that the women Economic Empowerment Rural Development program plans to connect these one thousand carpet weavers to the markets that they can sell their handicrafts and products to domestic and foreign markets.