Conclusion of life skills training in Khanfar District in Abyan Governorate

Sunday, 07 January, 2024

Within the project "Provision of Protection Services for IDPs and Host Communities in Abyan Governorate" funded by the Yemen Humanitarian Fund (#YHF), the Yemen Women Union (#YWU) concluded the training workshop for the second group in the field of (Life-skills training) on Thursday, January 4, 2024 which conducted for 6 days. The training targeted 60 trainees of women and girls from Khanfar district who received training in the fields of Sweets Industry, Bags Making, and Mawyz Weaving (20 women of each field).

This training workshop is under the program for training and economic empowerment that aims at equipping and training women with quality skills that enable them to work and provide a source of income to enhance their livelihoods and their families. The training workshop discussed various topics that enabled these women and girls to manage and market their own projects, as well as enhancing their communication skills.

It is worth mentioning that the training workshop for the first group targeted 40 beneficiaries, including women and girls who received training in beekeeping and livestock farming.