Amani is a 21-year-old woman from Sanour village, next to Jenin, in Palestine. Amani is a student. She took out a loan from FATEN to pay for last semester's tuition fees. Amani's father and brother will help her pay back the loan. Amani wants to find a job after graduation and have an independent source of income. Amani's brother is a NationA. Palestinian Authority employee.
Amani's brother, Hakam, appears in the picture here as she is a religious woman.
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