"Many of the women of the Rio Tahuano basin knew how to weave baskets, bags, hammocks, fans and more. They realized that the baskets could be sold to help improve their quality of life."
"Our community was born in 2007 with nine artisans who called the group 'My Hope.' In August 2013, 38 artisans joined the cooperative, now known as 'Hope of the Forest.' This was the first and only such cooperative in all of Peru's Amazon region.
"Its location in the Peruvian Amazonian... read more