Provide trainings on crafts and traditional industries with modern designs in the West Bank and Gaza Strip

The Ministry of Culture
Key objectives of the measure:
  • Provide trainings to develop modern designs for crafts and products of traditional industries in order to preserve the crafts and create job opportunities in order to achieve sustainable development.
  • Encourage research and training in cooperation and contracting with competent experts and institutions in order to provide training, research, and bills serving the sector.
  • Encourage cooperation between the government and the private sector so as to institutionalize and integrate an advanced cultural sector.
  • Provide special training program for women linking pioneers and novices, particularly in the field of crafts such as embroidery and food processing.
  • Provide training on business management, marketing, small business management, self-esteem, financial, legal, taxation and training on how to open and run a project.
Scope of the measure:
Nature of the measure:
financial, institutional
Main feature of the measure:
  • Provide trainings with modern designs.
  • Create job opportunities.
  • Safeguard traditional cultural crafts.
  • Achieve sustainable development policy.
  • Provide qualified workers in this sector.
  • Provide women's trainings.
Results expected through the implementation of the measure:
  1. Provided trainings with modern designs.
  2. Created jobs opportunities.
  3. Safeguarded traditional cultural crafts.
  4. Achieved sustainable development policy.
  5. Provided qualified workers in this sector.
  6. Provided women's training.


Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:



The Ministry of Culture  

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)