The project aims at identifying the resilience of the Syrian refugee artisans residing in Jordan by:
- Exploring the entrepreneurial innovation and creativity in organising this industry within the Jordanian informal economy.
- Exploring the impact of the cultural appropriation of the Syrian cultural heritage arts and crafts, on the refugee Syrian community as well as the host nation of Jordan.
- Exploring the gendering of this sector, and its impact on the Syrian refugee community and the receiving host nation of Jordan.
- Offering a social enterprise training programme for the refugee Syrian artisans, comprising a five day group training programme, and eight hours of individual mentoring sessions.