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Women artisans from rural areas showcase handicrafts in city

Date : 2011-05-12 21:02:00

DescriptionStaff Report LAHORE: A two-day sale exhibition showcasing embellished products produced by home-based rural women artisans was held from April 9 to 10 at the Lahore Greens on MM Alam Road. Over 70 female sale agents having an outreach to over 3000 female artisans living in rural, underprivileged communities across Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) displayed their products, including embellished fabrics, tops, scarves, bags, cushions, blankets. The exhibition was organised by Kaarvan Foundation in collaboration with Mennonites Economic Development Associates (MEDA) and Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA). (...)

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Name of InstitutionWomen artisans from rural areas showcase handicrafts in city

Author(s) NameKristen Patin

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