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November 05, 2015
A member of IRI’s inaugural class of the Empower program in 2014, Ms. Fakhriyeh Al Zeinat has struggled as the sole breadwinner for her five children, ages 12-21, following her husband’s death 12 years ago. When she first began attending Empower workshops, Ms. Al Zeinat was shy and reluctant to... Read More
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Andy Yates

Resident Program Officer, Jordan
November 04, 2015
After graduating from IRI’s Empower program last year, Ms. Rana Ngheimesh has redoubled her commitment to being a positive force for change in her hometown of Dleil, Jordan. For example, she is the Director of Dar Al-‘Ata’a Association for Social Development where she manages local aid projects... Read More
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Andy Yates

Resident Program Officer, Jordan