September 25, 2018

Girls in the Garage

Written by USAID

This video originally appeared on USAID’s website. Reposted with permission.

Upending expectations in northern Morocco

Sisters Najlae and Rajae Lakchar have always been obsessed with cars, even though in their native Morocco, it’s rare to see a woman outside of a few traditional fields of work. Faced with serious challenges like high unemployment and lack of access to quality education, these girls are thinking outside of the box. With support from USAID’s FORSATY program, the aspiring mechanics have received skills and training and are determined to upend expectations.

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