A workshop on social integration, Taiz [Archives:2004/759/Local News]

August 29 2004

The French organization DIA has organized from July 25th-27th a workshop for private societies on social integration with the participation of 20 trainees representing several local societies in Taiz.
Mr. Ayoub Al-Qasimi, officer of media and social activity in DIA, said participants received a number of theoretical and practical lectures on the concept of social integration, its effect on development, and the importance of integrating the poorest classes into society. The workshop gave information on obstacles, ways, advantages and disadvantages of social integration as well as lectures on local societies' role in achieving social integration.
He said the objective of the workshop was to activate the role of the community in propping up social integration programs directed towards the poorest classes in Taiz.