Rajana

 

Rajana Association in Cambodia was established to create sustainable employment for rural artisans and young people in urban areas.

 

Summary

  • Rajana means "design" in Khmer, the Cambodian language
  • Purchases crafts from 122 families across dozens of villages in Cambodia
  • Has two urban workshops, where young people are taught crafts such as sewing, ceramics, and jewelry-making.

 

About Bombshell Jewelry

  • Rajana's jewelry workshop transforms recycled ammunition shell casings into jewelry.
  • The Cambodian countryside is still littered with war scrap left from years of war.
  • Cambodia experienced a bloody war and genocide in the 1970s under the rule of the Khmer Rouge