Caretaker Minister Dr. Hector Hajjar Visited Sela

23 Dec 2023

Sela Association welcomed the Minister of Social Affairs in the caretaker government, Dr. Hector Hajjar, with his accompanying delegation on Saturday, December 23, 2023, at Sela in Sidon. Caretaker Minister Hector Hajjar praised Sela's projects and efforts to develop women's skills while emphasizing the importance of cooperation to support and improve women's living conditions. He also expressed interest in future collaboration with the Sela Association and signed a memorandum of understanding to promote women's social and economic development.

Sela's Executive Director, Mrs. Amal Hassan, greeted the caretaker minister and his delegation on behalf of Sela alongside Khoyout Factory's Director, Mrs. Asmaa Al-Shalabi, administrative members, and some graduates from Khoyout's training- Sela's first strategic project. Mrs. Hassan introduced the association, its goals, and programs, focusing on strategic projects in Sidon that empower women and help them achieve a dignified life. Additionally, Mrs. Sultana, the Project and programs Manager, explained the economic, relief, social, and educational projects carried out by Sela.

During the discussion, Caretaker Minister Al-Hajjar listened to the successful stories of Sela's female trainees who joined the job market after graduating from the Fashion Design and Sewing Course. He also expressed his readiness to persist in productive cooperation between Sela's Association and the Ministry of Social Affairs. At last, Sela gifted a shield award to Caretaker Minister Dr. Hector Al-Hajjar.