Cooking Food Products for Sale (식품제조 및 판매 사업)

Countries: 
Republic of Korea
Implemented by: 
Gwangyang City government
Relevant MIPAA Issues: 
I-1 (Active participation in society and development)
I-2 (Work and the ageing labour force)
I-6 (Eradication of poverty)
Description: 

When the Gwangyang City Government called for "local enterprise" projects by older persons, a group of 8 older persons launched a traditional food store. The enterprise sold handmade food products, including traditional seasoning such as sesame oil and bean paste, which were shipped nationwide.