Liz Wald, founder of our partner company Economic Development Imports, will be writing from Bishkek
This region is known for anything and everything felt and embroidered - from hats to clothes to change purses.
Liz, who is responsible for many of the African products sold on our site, commented that
We don't know if we'll carry product from this region or not, but we wanted to inform you of Liz's trip, as One World Projects and its partners often travel in search of new artisan groups who share our vision: to help artisans in some of the world's poorest countries improve their lives and communities through fair trade, and in an environmentally- and socially-responsible manner.
Check out Liz's blog for a full report!