Offering new routes to market for rural weavers, rearers, silk growers and artisans.
Fabric Plus uses the web to offer new routes to market for rural weavers, rearers, silk growers and artisans in Assam, India. It promotes silk products made of local Eri and Muga Silk yarn for export, supports more than 2,000 weavers, 11,000 farming families, and directly employs 300 people, 55% of them women, in its factories. The project facilitates entrepreneurship, training, restricts urban migration and fosters good working conditions.
Last updated: 09th of May, 2014