Upcycled T's Find New Life While Providing Income to Fair Trade Artisans in Africa

Upcycled T's Find New Life While Providing Income to Fair Trade Artisans in Africa

Charitable stores like Goodwill resell gently used clothing at low prices for Americans looking for a bargain. However, when that same clothing is shipped to countries across Africa by the ton and sold in open air markets for highly competitive prices, communities suffer. Local designers, businesses and textile factories cannot compete with the imported fabrics and are shut down resulting in major...

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Global Gifts at Nora: What Do You Think These Are Made Of?

Global Gifts at Nora: What Do You Think These Are Made Of?

Feature: Mujibha's Environmental and Social Impact  Earth Day is April 22nd, but we celebrate envinromental awareness every day at Global Gifts because "trash from treasure" is a very common theme in the world of Fair Trade.  Case in point: recycled glass bottles, turned upside down, become these elegant goblets. The sandblasted...

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