Tara Projects

 

Tara Projects is a grassroots organization that works to provide sustainable employment for artisans in India, building their capacity and improving their quality of life.

 

Summary

  • T.A.R.A. stands for "Trade Alternative Reform Action"
  • Network reaches 1000 artisans in and around Delhi, India
  • Pioneering organization in the fight for fair wages in India
  • One of the largest fair trade organizations in India
  • Artisans benefit from medical insurance, interest-free loans, savings programs, and skills training.
  • Member of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO), which verifies and monitors fair trade practices.
  • We source Tara Projects jewelry through SERRV and Ten Thousand Villages, non-profit organizations that import Tara jewelry to North America.

Hear from Sophia, a jewelry artisan at Tara Projects, about how fair trade makes a difference.