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Women Create Autonomous Economy in Rojava

TIRBESPIYÊ – Rojava women, who work in the greenhouse, said that they have begun the first harvest in their greenhouse and that they would expand their planting protects by mentioning their projects on autonomous economy. The Greenhouse Project began in September 2016 in the Tirbespiye [Tirbespî / Al-Qahtaniyah] city of Jazira Canton [Kantona Cizîrê‎ / Cezîre] in Rojava. Successful results

Poultry Cooperative Elects Temporary Board of Directors

The members of The Poultry Cooperative Society in Hasakah [Hesekê / Hesîeç / Al-Hasakah] elected a temporary board of directors consisting of eight members, both women and men, in a meeting. They also discussed and read the proposal for the project. The Al-Hasakah Agricultural Council, which is part of The Economic Committee in Jazira Canton [Kantona Cizîrê‎ / Cezîre],
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Women’s Cooperatives are Growing in Rojava

QAMIŞLO – The women of the Cizîrê‎ canton are participating in the cooperatives founded by Kongreya Star in increasing numbers. The Economic Committee of the Kongreya Star administration of the Jazira Canton [Kantona Cizîrê‎ / Cezîre] founded a women’s agricultural cooperative in Qamishlo [Qamişlo / Qamishli / Al-Qamishli] on 11th November, 2016. The 30 women in the cooperative
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Reconstruction Cooperative Begins Work in Rojava

DÊRIK – The project for a house-building cooperative has begun. The goal of the project is to enable the homeless to buy a house and work in this area will become widespread. As we have seen, the Baath regime introduced brutal laws towards the Kurdish people during its occupation of Rojava. One of these was the

A Cooperative for Arab Refugees in Rojava

This Arab family has escaped a war to take refuge in the Kurdish area of Syria. The regional government has given them work. The “Ministry of the Economy” of Jazira Canton [Kantona Cizîrê‎ / Cezîre] tries to ameliorate the agricultural economy in a way that provides work and a stable source of income to farmers, while at
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Inanna: a Women’s Agricultural Coop in Afrin

  In Rojava’s Afrin Canton [Kantona Efrînê‎ / Afrîn], women are bringing to life the economy. On the 1st of November, 2016, Inanna Agricultural Cooperative was founded with the help of Kongreya Star. Onion, garlic, chickpeas and beans were sown in January and February on the 18 dunam [decare] plot that belong to the women’s collective. The women toil

A Poultry Project to Achieve Self Sufficiency and Develop the Communal Economy

The Agricultural Council in Hasakah [Hesekê / Hesîçe / Al-Hasakah] started a cooperative society for the building of poultry houses and planting of fruit trees. It announced that registration will open on the 18th of February 2017, and their objective is to achieve self-sufficiency and develop the communal economy. The Agricultural Council in Hasakah, which belongs to the Economic Committee

A Cooperative in Amuda for Families of Martyrs

Amuda ─ The Council of Families of Martyrs in Amuda [Amûdê / Amouda] is preparing to open a cooperative society for the families of martyrs in the city. The cooperative is a pickle factory, and it involves the participation of 92 families. The communal economy is developing among the institutions and people of Rojava, and leading to

Women’s Coop in Afrin Maintains their Crops

The members of Kongreya Star in Afrin Canton [Kantona Efrînê‎ / Afrîn] have begun weeding and pruning their crops to protect them from damage. Since the start of February, the women’s cooperative society of Tal Salur village in the area of Jandairis [Jindires / Cindarisa / Cindirêsê] in Afrin, which consists of twelve women from Kongreya Star and