Development and Design - The Morocco Project
The overall aim of the project is to create exchange and dialogue between Danish and Moroccan woman, and to develop cooperation focusing on dialogue and empowerment through design. The Morocco Project is a cooperation between students from Danish Design School and fourteen craft woman from Marrakech, Morocco.
Through workshops, the women are educated as role models, who will help and inspire 300 other women in a network of craft woman around Marrakech.
The workshops of the project are aiming towards giving the women tools to innovate and argue for new designs and in general improve their possibilities in the Moroccan society.
The school project started in 2008 and is a part of the Danish Arab Partnership Program under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark and is included in Kvinfos Partnership program regarding Women's Rights.