TEENAH

Social manufacturing company creating jobs in the textile industry for low-income women in Jordan.

Catégory

  • Tech for Good

Acceleration Type

  • POESAM

Country

  • Jordan

TEENAH is a social enterprise based in Irbid in Jordan that produces high-quality custom printed bags and other textile-based products creating jobs for Syrian refugee women and Jordanian women in the north of Jordan.

These high-quality handmade bags can be customised with designs, company logos or advertising. There are four models available (tote bags, lightweight drawstring backpacks and two cloth carrier bags). Standard products are sold online individually and in bulk (up to 3,000 items).

TEENAH aims to provide sustainable employment opportunities to women living in the rural north of the country by offering training and work in the textile industry.

Types of support

TEENAH.org won the national competition to represent Jordan in the 2018 Orange Social Venture Prize Africa & Middle East.