Women Artisan Cooperatives in Niger

 
$1,185
$3,815
Raised
Remaining

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Women Artisan Cooperatives in Niger

Women Artisan Cooperatives in Niger
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Wodaabe Artisans, Barka Cooperative

Wodaabe Artisans, Barka Cooperative
Barka is comprised of semi-nomadic Wodaabe women in Agadez, who employ their centuries old embroidery traditions. (view small | med | large | orig)

Artisans of Barka Wodaabe Co-op Agadez

Artisans of Barka Wodaabe Co-op Agadez
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Wodaabe Artisans with embroidered shawl

Wodaabe Artisans with embroidered shawl
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Tuareg "Albaye", ceremonial wallets

Tuareg "Albaye", ceremonial wallets
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Tuareg "Albaye" Leather Coop Artisan, Agadez

Tuareg "Albaye"  Leather Coop Artisan, Agadez
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Hand Embroidered Tote Bag, Barka Co-op

Hand Embroidered Tote Bag, Barka Co-op
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FAHRA artisans of Ingal with French books

FAHRA artisans of Ingal with French books
Photo from Progress Report 'Artisan Cooperatives on the Road to Independence' (view small | med | large | orig)

Founder Bess & FAHRA President Chita Abdoukareem

Founder Bess & FAHRA President Chita Abdoukareem
Photo from Progress Report 'Artisan Cooperatives on the Road to Independence' (view small | med | large | orig)

Women of the Albaye cooperative create tote bags

Women of the Albaye cooperative create tote bags
Photo from Progress Report 'Artisan Cooperatives on the Road to Independence' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

Rain for the Sahel and Sahara

Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States
http://www.rain4sahara.org

Project Leader

Julia D'Orazio

Office Manager
Portsmouth, NH Niger

Where is this project located?

Map of Women Artisan Cooperatives in Niger