Argan Oil


    As men are often the sole income providers in rural Morocco, many women are entirely dependent on their husbands or fathers. With unemployment hitting high levels in the region, families live in dire circumstances. In Tighanimine, a group of women of the local douar (a Berber tent camp) decided to take action. By creating the very first Fairtrade certified argan oil cooperative in the world they were able to lift themselves out of poverty.
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