The aim of ONG DIMA is to develop neighborhood learning platforms for young people and to promote and develop channels of distribution of artisan products to contribute to the socioeconomic development of its members and artisans in general.
The NGO initiative for the craft trades (Dima) is a non-profit organization that brings together professionals from the craft trades.
Osseini Djibo, aged 20, is not only a DIMA student, but is also the owner of his very own tailoring shop. Just opened recently, the shop has three sewing machines, a big table for cutting, and shelves for storing fabric, patterns and tools. Osseini says he is lucky to live in an area where people …
DIMA has welcomed twenty-six new students who are refugees from Mali. They are learning tailoring. The students are sponsored by the International Committee for Emergency Aid and Development.
A meeting was held last week between DIMA staff and members of the International Committee for Emergency Aid and Development. The group completed the details needed to begin training 26 young refugees from Mali. The young people will start at the DIMA school on June 15. They will be taking a tailoring course.