Each banana fiber basket is handwoven with natural and dyed raffia by women artisans in Uganda, who earn a living through traditional handcrafts. Due to handmade nature, colors may vary widely. 6"h x 9"dia.
Since 1996, SERRV International has partnered with artisans in Uganda, providing a long-term trading partnership and interest-free advance payment for our orders. Through sales of their products, nearly 80 basket weavers earn a steady income, enabling them to make decisions and be less dependent on men for access to food, shelter, health, and education for their children. In addition, artisans in Uganda are involved in microfinancing, information and research, and lobbying for women's rights.