Women entrepreneurs' economic and commercial empowerment initiative
Dajani Consulting - in cooperation with Working Women Association a local CBO - received a grant from UN Women to implement an ambitious program during 2019 - 2020 with the aim to train 2000 vulnerable women in five governorates in Jordan, to qualify 150 of them to establish home-based businesses. The program will build women's capacity in creating and operating feasible business ideas, that they can market to generate income. The role of Dajani Consulting included market study of entrepreneurship opportunities, assess business ideas, provide training on different topics , mentors and coaches for women, support women entrepreneurs in starting their businesses, in addition to monitoring and evaluation and reporting. Entrepreneurship training included several topics such as self awareness and development of entrepreneurial personality, leadership, fund raising and access to finance, working through social media, public relations and life skills.