Kenson’s Story of Hope

Kenson’s Story of Hope

Read Time: 3 min. Our mission at Trades of Hope is to empower women and families in developing countries and the U.S.A. out of poverty and help them avoid human trafficking. We partner with Artisans in 19 countries to help create safe dignified jobs with fair wages...
Giving Women in India Voice, Choice, & Dignity

Giving Women in India Voice, Choice, & Dignity

Read Time: 5 min. Surrounded by her fellow Artisans in a small private workshop in India, Mosmeen smiles as she braids the turquoise cotton cording and threads the delicate glass beads of her woven bracelet. As she ties on the finishing tassels, she knows that each...
Helping Women in Pakistan Find Their Voice

Helping Women in Pakistan Find Their Voice

Read Time: 6 min. No Voice Kanwel sits quietly while her husband speaks for her – a common practice in Pakistan. “They have no voice to speak their minds.” Unlike many men in Pakistan, Kanwel’s husband speaks for her because he wants her voice to be heard. He is...