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Women Are Changemakers: IWD 2018

Women Are Changemakers: IWD 2018

Ruperta-artisan-peru

For International Women’s Day this year, we are profiling 4 incredible women who inspire us. In their own way, each one is proving to the world that women hold the keys to change and progress.

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Placing a pedido (order) in Upis

quechua weavers, Peruvian weavers, ausangate mountain

This week, volunteer Claire Heath joins the Threads of Peru team to visit remote Quechua weavers who live in the shadow of the great mountain Ausangate.  She describes the process for placing an order of weavings in Upis.

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