Queen Rania visits Umm Ar-Rasas district, pledges support for projects run by local women
Amman, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah visited Umm Ar-Rasas District in Amman on Wednesday, and met with members and beneficiaries of its women’s cooperative society.
Her Majesty’s visit included a tour of the Umm Ar-Rasas Visitor Center where she stopped by a clay production workshop run by a beneficiary of the society’s vocational training program, a souvenir shop, and the center’s cafeteria and kitchen.
Accompanied by Director of the Um Ar-Rasas Women Cooperative Society, Dr. Maha Almor, Queen Rania heard from women who are receiving support from the cooperative to create income-generating projects and become financially independent.
During the discussion, Her Majesty reflected on how Jordanian women are known for their resilience and strong determination to achieve their goals. She also commended Dr. Almor, describing her as the archetype of the hardworking Jordanian woman.
Source: Jordan News Agency – Petra