Under the framework of
cooperation with UN organizations to support development in the south of Tunisia,
a working session was held today, Tuesday 22nd of June, 2021,
between representatives of the ODS and the United Nations Development Program
in Tunisia, during which they discussed a proposal of a project to support
women artisans in the south elaborated by the ODS to help vulnerable segments
of artisans in the least developed delegations of the six governorates of the
South; the representatives of the UNDP appreciated the content of the proposed
project, which includes technical assistance and financial support to artisans
and women's associations to stabilize, develop and sustain their activities.
At the end of the meeting, it was agreed to
continue consultations between the two parties to prepare the final version of
the project as soon as possible in order to sign the memorandum of
understanding during the month of July 2021.