The story behind our Handmade Recycled Newspaper Gift Bags from India

2019-10-10T16:38:39+01:00

Handmade Recycled Newspaper Gift Bags from India. This project involves a Fair Trade group based in Delhi, India that helps street children and orphans sleeping rough in the railway station in New Delhi. It was established in 2004 by "grown up" ex-street children, who decided to make bags from recycled newspaper in order to provide [...]

The story behind our Handmade Recycled Newspaper Gift Bags from India2019-10-10T16:38:39+01:00

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

2019-09-01T16:16:51+01:00

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 & the work of TARA Projects (Trade Alternative Reform Action), Delhi, India.2019-09-01T16:16:51+01:00

How Asha Handicrafts Supports Fair Trade Artisans in India

2019-08-05T08:32:38+01:00

Asha Handicrafts 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 India". Asha [...]

How Asha Handicrafts Supports Fair Trade Artisans in India2019-08-05T08:32:38+01:00

The Story Behind Fair Trade Producer Group Aspiration International

2019-08-30T07:55:41+01:00

Established in 1993 and based in New Delhi, India, Aspiration International`s purpose is to uplift and highlight artisans in the interiors of North India. Their motto is... "An enchanting display of creativity and excellence: Offering a spectrum of attractive handicrafts at Fair Trade prices." One of Aspiration’s aims is to revive the old crafts of [...]

The Story Behind Fair Trade Producer Group Aspiration International2019-08-30T07:55:41+01:00

Are these the ultimate ethical gifts for the eco geek or keyboard warrior?

2019-08-01T09:32:47+01:00

Are these the ultimate ethical gifts for the eco geek or keyboard warrior? We stock a range of environmentally-friendly products created from green recycled computer circuit boards. •  Cut into shape by a cutting machine, they are always hand-finished to create the final product. •  So, why not make an environmental difference in the way [...]

Are these the ultimate ethical gifts for the eco geek or keyboard warrior?2019-08-01T09:32:47+01:00

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

2018-07-11T07:57:59+01:00

"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, India2018-07-11T07:57:59+01:00