The wages a woman earns through fair trade are often a far more reliable source of income compared to her husband’s frequently erratic, seasonal employment. To remedy this, Sonjoy’s wife saved up and bought him an electric rickshaw fairtrade povertyalleviation genderequity ingenuity sdg leavenoonebehind womenempowerment

The wages a woman earns through fair trade are often a far more reliable source of income compared to her husband’s frequently erratic, seasonal employment. To remedy this, Sonjoy’s wife saved up and bought him an electric rickshaw fairtrade povertyalleviation genderequity ingenuity sdg leavenoonebehind womenempowerment

In situ – it is always such a privilege to spend time with the women who make our products and to try and better understand their lives, cha

In situ – it is always such a privilege to spend time with the women who make our products and to try and better understand their lives, cha

In situ – it is always such a privilege to spend time with the women who make our products and to try and better understand their lives, challenges, hopes and dreams #fairtrade #socialjustice #genderequity #globalgoals #povertyissexist #womenempowerment #sustainability #maisonbengal #provenanceFollow Maison Bengal on Instagram

When asked how it feels to be earning money for the first time, Priyanka 25, mother of two replied «very proud, I never thought I would eve

When asked how it feels to be earning money for the first time, Priyanka 25, mother of two replied «very proud, I never thought I would eve

When asked how it feels to be earning money for the first time, Priyanka 25, mother of two replied «very proud, I never thought I would ever earn any money» #womenempowerment #macrame #povertyalleviation #genderequity #marginalisedgroups #fairtrade #maisonbengalFollow Maison Bengal on Instagram

Under the mango trees this morning, meeting 45 newly trained macramé producers and their children in the village of Varukali, South West Ba

Under the mango trees this morning, meeting 45 newly trained macramé producers and their children in the village of Varukali, South West Ba

Under the mango trees this morning, meeting 45 newly trained macramé producers and their children in the village of Varukali, South West Bangladesh #womenempowerment #sustainability #provenance #genderequity #traditionalcraft #fairtrade #maisonbengalFollow Maison Bengal on Instagram