Sana Hastakala

Sana Hastakala is a Fair Trade, non-profit organization which aims to increase the income of neglected handicraft workers through the revival of traditional handicraft techniques as well as through developing new skills and product ideas. It has a producers network of over 65 groups representing 1,000 artisans from different districts of Nepal. Earnings from sales are used for the producers development programs, staff welfare, community development activities and organizational strengthening. It provides assistance with sales, project development and training. Financial assistance is provided for the purchase of necessary capital goods, raw materials, health checkups, product development and promotional activities.