Rojava, Syria, Kurdistan, economy, cooperatives, coops

Women in Rojava to hold first “North Syria Women’s Economy Conference”

The Women’s Economy Committee is setting a new precedent by convening the North Syria Women’s Economy Conference. Mediya Serxwebûn talks about how the number of cooperatives in Rojava has reached 50, and states that they will come up with a three year plan based on their experience. Qamishlo [Qamişlo / Qamishli / Al-Qamishli] ─ Rojava is

Women’s Economy Spreads from Rojava to Aleppo

Kongreya Star continues supporting the women’s economy in Aleppo and creating appropriate jobs for women, by starting small projects to allow them to become self-sufficient and improve their own economy by themselves. Women in Aleppo have been suffering from the crisis for six long years; the war has caused a lot of poverty. They have been through harsh circumstances
Kurdistan, Bakur, Turkey, co-operatives, cooperatives, co-operative, cooperative, co-op, co-ops, cooperative economy, Kurdish, women, oppression

Women’s Cooperative in Bakur / Southeast Turkey Handed Over to Erdoğan’s Daughter as Part of Ongoing Repression

The Xevasor Women’s Cooperative opened by DBP’s Gürpınar Municipality was handed over by the appointed trustee to KADEM where President Erdoğan’s daughter Sümeyye Erdoğan is vice president. A trustee had been appointed after DBP’s Gürpınar Co-mayors Yıldız Çetin and Zeki Yıldız were removed from office on February 3, 2017. Trustee Gürpınar District Governor Osman Doğramacı

“Participating Woman’s Cooperative Society” Begins Harvest in Kobane

Members of The Participating Woman’s Cooperative Society in Kobanî Canton [Kantona Kobaniyê] have begun harvesting the crops of wheat and barley that they planted at the start of last winter. Many of the members of Kongreya Star, The Movement for A Democratic Society [TEV DEM] and other women from Kobani have gathered in the village of Kasbishek, to
Syria, Rojava, Kurdistan, coop, cooperative, cooperatives, coops, women, jineology, jineologi, feminism, women's liberation

Maya Shop: an example of Rojava’s autonomous women’s economy

QAMISHLO – The women who are building the autonomous economy in Rojava develop their work in Maya shop day by day. Communal life has continued to be built in Qamishlo [Qamişlo / Qamishli / Al-Qamishli], city of Cizîr [Jazira / Cizîrê‎ / Cezîre] Canton in Rojava. In Maya Shop, which was founded in 2011 in Qamishlo, the women have