Kwanza staff with some raw materials for basketweaving

Kwanza staff with some raw materials for basketweaving

Kwanza women weaving basketry

Kwanza women weaving basketry

Michael Masanja weaving a rug

Michael Masanja weaving a rug

Yasent Nambunju sanding wooden products

Yasent Nambunju sanding wooden products

Kwanza Collection Company

Tanzania

Kwanza supports over 800 rural artisans scattered throughout Tanzania with business development, marketing and export services. Over 50 informal community groups make products using naturally-available resources from which women gain financial independence. Training workshops that target men help raise awareness of gender issues.