Date: 9-11 Oct 2019
Venue: In front of Herat department of education
The third Made by Afghan Women trade fair opened in Herat province for three days with the name of National Exhibition, from 9-11 Oct 2019 with the financial support of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce in cooperation with Afghanistan Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AWCCI) in the West Zone to develop and find market for Afghan women’s products. The opening ceremony of the exhibition held with the presence of Honorable Ms. Monisa Hassan Zada, Deputy Governor of Social Affairs, Ms. Sakina Hussainin Provincial Council Representative, Mr. Azhad, Chief of Herat Education department, Ms. Anisa Sarwari, Head of Herat Department of Women Affairs, Ms. Maryam Jami Ul Ahmadi, Chair of AWCCI- West Zone and businesswomen.
In this exhibition, 40 businesswomen from Herat participated in exhibition with their products from different sectors such as handicraft, clothing, traditional clothing, jewelry, food products, saffron, dried fruits and chalk decorative handicrafts. Besides, 20 booths allocated to business women’s product free of charges.
Ms. Maryam Jami Ul Ahmadi, Chair of AWCCI-West Zone, at the opening ceremony emphasized on the importance of marketing and supporting women entrepreneurs and considering the facilities necessary for the growth of women’s businesses and the importance of national and international standards in exporting women’s products and she thanked the Ministry of industry and Commerce for organizing the exhibition and allocating 20 booths for businesswomen in this exhibitions.