During the SEARCH project, several actions dealing with the different aspects were prioritized and thereafter projects were proposed for the pilot action phase of the SEARCH project concentrating on aromatic and medicinal plants and constructing water catchments.
Pilot projects in Tetouan started by restoring a nursery of aromatic and medicinal plants managed by a local women association. Using green houses, shade houses and others, local women were empowered to create these houses and further benefit from it. A total of 42 local women have benefited from this project.
The other pilot project aimed at water harvesting using water catchments and well contrustion in local villages. A total of 31 beneficiaries have benefited from this project.