Beads of Awareness

La mission de Beads of Awareness est de promouvoir une forme alternative de mondialisation ancrée dans des valeurs d’équité, la durabilité, la coopération et l’autonomisation.

Ils travaillent à cette mission en soutenant les artisans ougandais et leur payant un salaire équitable pour leurs produits ainsi que par la collecte de fonds pour desprojets de développement en Ouganda. 50% de tous les profits vont à des initiatives locales, y compris l’éducation et le microcrédit. En outre, ils font de la sensibilisation pour les gens du Nord l’Ouganda et leurs luttes pour se remettrent de la dévastation d’une guerre civile, d’où provient le nom Beads of Awareness.

Beads of Awareness’ mission is to promote an alternative form of globalization rooted in the values of equity, sustainability, cooperation and empowerment.

They work towards this mission by supporting Ugandan artisans and paying them a fair wage for their products as well as by raising money for grassroots development projects in Uganda. 50% of all the profits goes towards local initiatives, including education and microcredit. Additionally, they are raising awareness about the people in Northern Uganda and their struggles recovering from the devastation of a civil war, hence where their name Beads of Awareness came from.

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