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


Wars, conflicts and violence in Irak lead to the deterioration of the economic and political environment; the first victims are rural women whose role is very important in the local small communities.

While the world celebrates the International Day for Rural Women on the 15th of October, the President of the general Federation of agriculture associations Hassan Temini says he can't deny the difficult life of rural women in Iraq, stressing the failure of governmental institutions and parliamentary elections in developing the measures and conditions necessary in order to save the rural women from injustice and underdevelopment in the country.