The village of Chur in Kurdistan province, in western Iran, has zero percent unemployment.

People in the village of Chur, in Kurdistan province, in western Iran, have celebrated zero percent unemployment in their village.

Omid Entrepreneurship Fund is helping the villagers of Chur to set up small businesses for themselves, becoming self-employed.

A woman who lives in the village of Chur said: "I was awarded a start-up loan to set up a sewing and Tayloring business, and now I am my own boss;  I have set up my own business".

She said she now  supports her family with the profit she makes from her ( small) business.