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

The rural artisans of Kwanza cover a wide area of Tanzania, but come together as more than 50 community groups to produce a range of unique handicrafts using naturally-available resources. Artisans access training in gender awareness issues, business development, and marketing and export services to further their financial independence.