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Building up West Bank's stone and marble industry (VIDEO)


Watch CARANA's latest YouTube video explaining how one of the West Bank's oldest assets--its gorgeously hewn stone and marble--means jobs and incomes for the more than 20,000 people already working in the industry. Working through USAID's Enterprise Development and Investment Promotion project, we're taking stone and marble enterprises directly to market while building up capacity at home through scholarships leading directly to jobs and emphasizing additional processing to boost the original value.



Published May 2011