Corr - The Jute Works - Bangladesh
Corr the Jute Works was established in 1973 with the objective of providing work and an income to the poor rural women. At present the Jute Works is assisting over 7000 women in sixteen districts of Bangladesh. The Jute Works is a self supporting ,non- profit, charitable organization which benefits the rural women . With the opportunity to make craft and have markets for the craft, the women are empowered and have an income to help supplement the meagre family income.