Decrease delinquency rates among youths
through training in profit generating activities.
Create an integrated economic entity within
the local community.
Provide the beneficiary group necessary guidance
in traditional eco-crafts in order for their products to attract tourists and also be recognized and valued in the international
Expected Output :
To establish traditional handicraft workshops
in the aim of generating job opportunities,improve the quality of Egyptian crafts which will lead to a sustainable income
for the underprivileged and local communities.
It also aims at eradicating poverty in areas
nearby world heritage sites, as a first step towards awareness of beauty, environment and tourism promotion.
Training is currently conducted twice a week, every Saturday and
Monday. Training has started in March 2008, the number of trainees at present reached 25 ladies. By the fall of 2008, the
trainees should be able to:
i. Generate final variety of products for consumer sales.
ii. Selection the most efficent and outstanding trainees
to become trainers to other trainees. (Currently some 15 ladies are waiting listed for the second training course).