Sewing Instructors Trained [Archives:1998/21/Local News]

May 25 1998

Courses to raise the competence of female sewing and tailoring instructors were held from 28 February through 20 May. As part of the Project to Integrate Women in the Development Process, 22 instructors took part in courses in Sanaa, Mahweet, Haifan, Taiz, Lahaj and Aden.
The Deputy Minister of Social Affairs, Mr. Ali Saleh Abdullah, attended the ceremony concluding the courses, and presented the women with certificates of appreciation. An exhibition of clothes and garments produced by the participants was held during the duration of the workshop.
The director of the project, Ms. Noor Ba-Abbad stressed the importance of expanding such activities to cover all parts of the country.