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The “Dark Side” of Jewellery Making and the work of TARA Projects (Trade Alternative Reform Action), Delhi, India.

2021-10-31T15:39:02+00:00

TARA Projects was founded in 1973 by an ex-Indian Army officer & professor called Shyam Sharma to help poorly-organised artisans in Delhi. Professor Shyam Sharma showed his commitment to "Trade Alternative Reform Action" by travelling from village to village around Delhi and providing loan funds & skills training to a few small marginalised communities in [...]

The “Dark Side” of Jewellery Making and the work of TARA Projects (Trade Alternative Reform Action), Delhi, India.2021-10-31T15:39:02+00:00

Beautiful Bali and its Local Crafts People – The Mitra Bali Story

2021-11-01T13:55:27+00:00

"Fair trade is an alternative form of trade emphasising dialogue, transparency and mutual respect between the producers and the consumers. Another world is possible!" Established in Bali, Indonesia back in 1993, Mitra Bali has been working to empower a large group of traditional, small-scale, but highly-skilled handicraft producers & therefore supporting Bali islands’s economic and [...]

Beautiful Bali and its Local Crafts People – The Mitra Bali Story2021-11-01T13:55:27+00:00

How Asha Handicrafts Association Supports Fair Trade Artisans in India

2021-11-02T19:01:48+00:00

Asha Handicrafts Association was founded in 1975 and is.... "a brand with a hope for artisans from India, where ideas are hand-crafted into beautiful and luxurious lifestyle products." Their vision and mission is.... "to provide marketing support to our artisans through a sustainable global market and help them to preserve the art and craft of [...]

How Asha Handicrafts Association Supports Fair Trade Artisans in India2021-11-02T19:01:48+00:00

Facts about a Fair Trade Producer Group…. Noah’s Ark International Exports, Moradabad, India

2021-11-02T17:16:53+00:00

"A Fair Trade handicrafts business for the upliftment of artisans and community since 1986." is its strapline - Noah's Ark is a Fair Trade handicraft marketing organisation. It was founded before the concept of "Fair Trade" existed in Moradabad and their objective was to eliminate exporters taking advantage of artisans and their crafts. They provide [...]

Facts about a Fair Trade Producer Group…. Noah’s Ark International Exports, Moradabad, India2021-11-02T17:16:53+00:00

What is Thuya Wood? 9 Facts to Help Explain…

2021-10-31T15:11:51+00:00

What is Thuya wood and where does it come from? 9 Facts to help explain... Did you know? 1/ Thuya is a rare, shrubby conifer, indigenous to southern Morocco and especially the seaside town of Essaouira, in the foothills of the Atlas mountains, north west Africa. Income here is generated either by fishing, or the [...]

What is Thuya Wood? 9 Facts to Help Explain…2021-10-31T15:11:51+00:00

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