ABOUT THE ARTISAN
Union Progresista Artesanal
Union Progresista Artesanal is a fair trade jewelry cooperative located in Taxco el Viejo, a city famous for silver mining. Your purchase ensures artisans a fair wage and freedom from exploitation. A livable, steady income enables them to provide for their basic needs, keep their families together, and their children in school.
Located in the silver-rich mountains of Guerrero, the small village of Taxco el Viejo was the center of silver mining throughout the 20th century.... Read more...