Visits were made by Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah to some of JRF’s target areas in order to observe the progress being made. As a result of these visits, JRF will implement special projects for the support of the CBOs to enhance their development role in their communities, and to enable them to enhance their socio-economic projects.
In 2011, Her Majesty visited Al-Balqa governorate and recommended further support for the:
- Musa Al-Saket Garden
- Wadi Al-Khaseeb Income-generating Project
- Ruwaiha Women’s Charitable Society
The Queen also visited Al-Mastaba and Khesheiba villages in the Jerash Governorate, and recommended supporting a number of CBOs.
Lastly, Her Majesty visited the Irbid Governorate, where she recommended support for the Al-Jaleel Sports Club income-generating project.
Actions take as a result of these recommendations
- Balqa’ Governorate Special Projects:
Support for the Wadi Al-Khaseeb Cooperative is now complete. A swimming pool and multi-purpose hall are in operation.
In close collaboration with the Deir Alla Municipality, the Al Rwayha Park is now fully prepared, with the opening taking place on March 21, 2012.
The Ruwaiha Women’s Charitable Society was granted a revolving loan portfolio in the amount of JD 10,000, and the lending process has started.
Support for the creation of a park by the Musa Al-Saket Charitable Society is ongoing, and the project is now in the tendering process.
- Jerash Governorate Special Projects:
Support is being provided for the Al-Mastaba Women’s Charitable Society through the renovation and furnishing of the kindergarten. In addition, the library and computer laboratory have been provided with the necessary equipment.
- Irbid Governorate Special Projects:
Support for the Al-Jaleel Sports Club through the completion of the club swimming pool. This is one of the Qudorat projects.