Manal is the mother of six children and runs a goat farm. Manal works with her older sons and daughters on the farm taking care of the goats they raise and breed for sale and selling milk. Manal wants to increase the milk quantities produced and the number of goats. She took out a loan from FATEN for this purpose. Manal's husband is a Palestinian National Authority employee.
Manal, who is in the picture here, and her family live in Kofor Raie village near Jenin city.
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