Local Women’s Handicrafts (LWH) is a fair trade textile and handicraft collective in Kathmandu.LWH focuses on empowering and educating disadvantaged and marginalised women, using sustainable methods. All products are ethically produced, providing fair wages and working conditions for the women who make them. Their social business programs seek to uplift women, their children and their communities.Each woman at LWH participates in a training program for an average of 12 months. Participants can choose which skills they want to pursue. These...Learn more
Large Hemp Cotton Backpack
Organic hemp & cotton backpacks are versatile, durable, and uniquely fashionable. Perfect for everyday use for school, office or outdoors. Features a red unique design contrasting the hemp cotton fabric. Wash with cold water and allow to dry flat. Includes three zip closures on the front and an inside laptop pocket. A padded back for extra comfort. Handmade in India by women in marginalised communities.
- Size: 38x 45 cm.
- 50% Cotton, 50% Hemp.
Supporting and purchasing handmade products created by artisans living in poverty, provides them with positive livelihoods. Fair trade products actively support Fair Trade and Anti-Slavery initiatives. Standing up for people in need for the present and future. (13393)