Fatiha Tachakourt has recently joined GDF as a Rural Entrepreneurship Project Assistant after a year of serving in the rural areas of the Al Haouz region as a CorpsAfrica volunteer. During her service, she worked closely with the local association and the cooperative coordinating workshops for them, to empower the women of the village in their business.
Fatiha is a Fulbright FLTA program 2019-2020 alumna from Mercyhurst University in Erie Pennsylvania. She has a Master’s Degree in Media Diversity from Ibn Zohr University Agadir. She has previously worked with Si Hmad for Development, Education, and culture in Agadir and Sidi Ifni as a research assistant and facilitator of two educational environmental programs dedicated to children from disadvantaged communities in the Aitbaamrane region.