Carving out a better life: The women carpenters of Hunza Valley

Carving out a better life: The women carpenters of Hunza Valley

Empowering women and narrowing the gender gap in the labour market are essential to ending poverty. When women are engaged as equals, they contribute significantly to overall improved quality of life and opportunities for their families and for whole communities. Supporting initiatives like the Women Social Enterprise helps ensure communities are set to succeed in meaningful and sustainable ways.

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