Gender Equality and Rural Women’s Empowerment Network
Near East and North Africa Region
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FAO - Gender

Video 19 of 19
The Carpet Weaver of Jdeidet El Fekha, Lebanon
Women in rural Lebanon are improving their livelihood opportunities and becoming more involved in the management of natural resources. The Society for the Protection of Nature in Lebanon (SPNL) - a UN Women’s Fund for Gender Equality grantee - is helping rural women revive the "Hima" a 1,500-year-old approach in the management and conservation of natural resources based on the participation of local communities.

10/14/2015 12:00:00 AM
Type: YouTube | Viewed:  1454
Duration:  04:15