The Women’s Cooperative Association “Herfa” launched the first training center dedicated to handicrafts for women in the Qassim region. The center  offers training for women in several vocational sectors and is being  supported by the Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation.

Princess Ameerah Al-Taweel, Vice Chairwoman and Secretary General of Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation inaugurated the  training center.

The center offers courses to about 300 women in areas of handicrafts, technology, arts, marketing, hospitality, public relations,  sales, computer skills and management. The training center aims to empower women, develop their productivity and enhance their capacity in  technical and functional fields, as well as maintain the Saudi heritage and identity.

Source: ameinfo