Producers

Zimbabwe: New eyeglasses from fair trade

Zimbabwe: New eyeglasses from fair trade

When female unemployment in Zimbabwe was at 97%, a bunch of smart women got together and created a knitting cooperative. Knitting,...

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Cola building bridges in Sierra Leone

Cola building bridges in Sierra Leone

In Boma, Sierra Leone, crossing the river from the old village to the new village used to be a muddy struggle....

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Hearts and Hands: Joining hands with China’s deaf artisans

Hearts and Hands: Joining hands with China’s deaf artisans

Lei Mei, of China, was 25 when she suddenly lost her hearing. She’s not sure exactly how it happened, but it...

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Christmas cards – Peru

Christmas cards – Peru

“Those were the years of violence,” said Juliana, a Peruvian woman who works with craft collective Kuyanakuy. She reflected on the bloody...

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Dancing Goats and fair trade coffee

Dancing Goats and fair trade coffee

Dancing goats are, it would seem, responsible for the world’s love of coffee. According to legend, Kaldi, an Ethiopian goatherd from ancient...

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Sunbula

Sunbula

Faced with the challenge of feeding a family in situations of uncertain economics and security, the women of Palestine often cannot...

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SERRV International

SERRV International

Through their work with 90 community-based organisations in 34 countries, SERRV gives thousands of disadvantaged people the opportunity to sell their...

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Refugee All Stars

Refugee All Stars

The Refugee All Stars, recorded by record label Epitaph Europe B.V., began with a group of six musicians who lived in...

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Pueblos Del Sur

Pueblos Del Sur

The beautiful crafts for sale through Pueblos Del Sur are made by craftspeople in Chile who are disadvantaged for various reasons....

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