Artisan Stories



Use these printable PDF stories about our artisan and farmer partners for display in your store, at your sale, or to include with a gift! About individual artisans or the organizations we partner with, these stories emphasize the importance of fair trade and the real change it creates.

Bangladesh:

Dhaka Handicrafts

CORR The Jute Works

CORR The Jute Works, Rabeya Begum

CORR The Jute Works, Ranu

CORR The Jute Works, Ruma Palma

Prokritee, Salma Begum

YWCA

Cambodia:

VillageWorks, Hong Sreyniet

VillageWorks, People Support People


Cameroon:

Prescraft

Prescraft, Njah Primus Songekwe


Ecuador:

Hammocks, Luz Maria & Juan Cordoba


Tagua, Diana Quiroz


MCCH, Luis Cevallos


Ghana:

Kuapa Kokoo/Divine, Margret Fianko

Kuapa Kokoo/Divine

Kuapa Kokoo/Divine

Kuapa Kokoo/Divine, Juliet Brago

Kuapa Kokoo/Divine

Kuapa Kokoo/Divine

Kuapa Kokoo/Divine, Jennifer Oforiwaa Kusi

Kuapa Kokoo/Divine

Trade Aid, Abane Atule

Trade Aid, Faustina Adongo

Trade Aid, Apana Amyogpoka

Haiti:

CAH

CAH, Jean-Claude Dumas

CAH

Singing Rooster

India:

Putharjhora Tea Garden

Creative Handicrafts, Lalita

Marketplace: Handwork of India, Rajiya

Marketplace: Handwork of India Ikat process

Asha Handicrafts

Asha Handicrafts, Solar Lantern Funding

Asha Handicrafts, Haseena, Puzzle Boxes

Creative Handicrafts Statistics

Creative Handicrafts

Tara Projects, Sunita

Tara Projects, Sophia (jewelry maker)

Tara Projects, Rajesh (stone carver)

Noah's Ark, Salman

Noah's Ark

St. Mary's

Indonesia:

Batik process

Mitra Bali, Wayan Suteja

Mitra Bali, Jero Sandat

Mitra Bali, Sudatra

Mitra Bali, Nyoman Soreana

Batik process

Apikri, Jon Roesprioharjo

Apikri, Suwarji


Israel:

Sindyanna of Galilee


Kenya:

Bombolulu Statistics

Bombolulu

Nyabigena Soapstone Carvers

Undugu, Kakwasi Joseph

Trinity Jewellery, Florence Muthoni

Nyabigena, Patrick Ombui

Nyabigena, School Support


Mali:

Delta Survie

Mexico:

UPA

UPA

Casa Romero


Nepal:

KTS, Laxmi Bajracharya

KTS, Sheila

Mahaguthi

KTS, Bhagabati & Sita

KTS, Dhanmaya Rai

Mahaguthi

ACP, Laxmi and Sudha, Textiles

Get Paper Industry


Nicaragua/USA:

Ojala, Maria Jose Lopez

Ojala, Maria Jose Lopez

La Fem/Just Coffee

La Fem/Just Coffee, Irma Olivas


Pakistan:

Zardozi, Masooda Wahab

Dominion Traders, Mohammed Javed


Peru:

CIAP

Allpa, Edmundo Contreras

Manos Amigas, Ceramics

Manos Amigas, Antonio Nicolas


Philippines:

Saffy Handicrafts Statistics

CCAP, Adella Masongsong

CCAP, Adella Masongsong


Rwanda:

Jyambere Mutegarugori, Venantie

South Africa:

Turqle Trading

Turqle Trading

Swaziland:

Eswatini Swazi Kitchen

Tintsaba

Tintsaba, Elizabeth Mngometulo

Tintsaba, Buhle Sifundza

Imvelo Eswatini, Christina Nkala

Uganda:

NAWOU


United States:

Women's Bean Project

Bright Endeavors, Aleana


Vietnam:

Mai Handicrafts

Mai Handicrafts

Craft Link, Dinh Thu Huong, Design Camp designer

Craft Link, Doan Thi Tinh, Ceramics

Craft Link, Nyugen Thi Nga, Shibori

Mai Handicrafts, Huynh Thanh Tung


West Bank:

BFTA, Halima Abdullah Issa Handash

Holy Land Handicrafts, George Gareed