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The goal of the JVL Project was to  increase the contribution of Jordanian women and youth to Jordan’s economic growth. This was accomplished by improving the entrepreneurial and business acumen of women and youth and by reducing their barriers to entry (market and societal/cultural) for enterprise development.

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MEDA Jordan and CCD signed a Strategic Partnership agreement to support the CCD in improving government staff capacity and service delivery

June 10, 2021

Dr. Wael Ali Armouti, General Controller of the Companies Control Department of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Supply and...

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Turning Waste into Fuel during COVID-19 – MEDA and Karak Star celebrate job creation and environmental benefits with the opening of recycling plant in Jordan

April 22, 2021

Jordan, April 22nd, 2021- MEDA and Karak Star, a local paper recycling business, have announced the opening of a plastic...

Access to Finance Is a Key Tool for the Economic and Social Empowerment of Women and Youth

April 13, 2021

On April 7th, 2021, the National Association for Family Empowerment (NAFE) organized a roundtable discussion titled “Savings and Loan Groups:...

JVL Newsletter March 2021

March 29, 2021

Now available: The 6th edition of our newsletter that includes the latest news from the Jordan Valley Links project

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Women’s International Day Campaign

March 17, 2021

On March 1st, JVL Launched Women’s International Day Campaign. Celebrating all the powerful and inspiring Women around the world, Featuring...

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MEDA Holds Information and Discussion Workshop on Home Based Businesses Licensing and Registration

March 11, 2021

With the attendance of JVL partners;BookagriJordan River Foundationصرح العالمية للاستشارات والتدريبJohud الصندوق الأردني الهاشمي للتنمية البشريةBilforon – بالفرن MEDA/JVL Local...

Jordan Valley Links Convention 2020

March 1, 2021


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MEDA-JVL and آية باي Aya Pay E wallet service provider signed a contract to transfer micro-business grant to the Jordan Valley

February 10, 2021

MEDA JVL and Aya Pay E wallet service provider signed a contract to transfer micro-business grant to the Jordan Valley Links...

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PRESS RELEASE: “MEDA and Envirolabs Secure Distribution Channels for Three Production Kitchens in the Jordan Valley”

December 24, 2020

In cooperation with its Key Facilitating Partner Environmental Laboratory for Microbiological and Chemical Analysis (Envirolabs), MEDA’s Global Affairs Canada-(GAC)funded Jordan...


This program was undertaken with the financial support of the Government of Canada provided through Global Affairs Canada.