Empowerment of rural women in the Mediterranean region. Rural women in three Mediterranean Countries.


The Egyptian Social Fund for Development is executing a new strategy aiming to help enhance rural women politically, economically and socially by giving them loans and training them on financial and economic management.

Economic and Social Studies confirmed the existence of a profession or craft underpin the economic resources of each village is called the trade of the productivity of natural; this loan is famous industry-specific or production of a commodity-specific or industry carpet or something.

Despite the role that rural women play in these industries, the income is very weak because they deal with the market individually, and their knowledge of the methods of development of these organizations is very limited in addition to non-trained on management and marketing.