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Rising Out of the Ashes (ROOTA)

Toronto, ON, Canada | https://roota.org/
Joined in July 2019

About Us

We serve a marginalized community in Egypt namely the Zabaleen which means garbage collectors in Egyptian. We help empowering women by teaching them a trade to be economically independent.

We serve a marginalized community in Egypt namely the Zabaleen which means garbage collectors in Egyptian. We help empowering women by teaching them a trade to be economically independent.

Issue Areas Include

  • Economic Development

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Photos for Rising Out of the Ashes (ROOTA)

  • women learning a skill  - rug weaving  for economic independence
  • Best recylers in the world - the Zabaleen women

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