Partnership Agreement Signed for the Implementation of Training of Women in Carpet Weaving Project

25.9.2019 in the office of the Mayor of Konjic Municipality, Partnership Agreement was signed for implementation of “Training of Women for Carpet Weaving” project. The agreement was signed by Carpet Center company from Čapljina, Federal Employment Service, Konjic Municipality, Development Agency “Prvi Korak” and Helvetas Moja Buducnost Foundation, who jointly provided the technical and financial requirement to implement the training over the next 3 months. The training will be provided by a mentor from Turkey, an employee of the Carpet Center parent company based in Turkey.

The implementation of this project contributes to the empowerment of women in the Konjic municipality through the acquisition of knowledge and skills related to manufacturing of high-quality handmade carpets, and should ultimately contribute to creating employment conditions as well as generating income locally.