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Project trains Karaki women on Shemagh embroidery

10 Jul 2018

Source: Jordan News

 Masar Al Khair initiative has launched a project to train women on adding tassels to the Jordanian Shemagh, with the aim of empowering women in the Karak Governorate and help them start their own business, an organisers’ statement said.

In its first course, the project will include the training of 12 women by Thaera Arabiat, who said that the craft has been traditionally associated with women, yet, only a few of them masters it.

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