The NGO Tifawine launched a new social developement project in R’bat.
Established in December 2015, the Association Tifawine is a non-governmental organization (NGO) that seeks to improve the life conditions of the local population living in remote areas in the Atlas Mountains. While implementing solutions in accordance with the principles of sustainable development, Tifawine combines daily development assistance and sustainable development!
The project, which is a friut of a collaboration between Tifawine, Atlas Outdoor and Terre D’Eveil in Marrakech, it consists of:
-Valorizing the medecinal plants in Ait Bougumez by teaching old technics and utilities of these aromatic plants.
-Sensitize the local villagers about the importance of preserving the endemic plant species of the Atlas Mountains.
-Produce Essential oils and hydrolats
-Produce natural Eco-friendly soaps using aromatic plants
–Encourage organic farming
-Produce nut oils
The main objectives of the project are the preservation of the environement and improve the social status of rural women by offering them a chance to benefit from income-generating activities.