This is a beautiful and unique traditional Rwandan peace basket. Peace baskets are a powerful symbol in Rwanda, they represent the generosity, compassion and forgiveness that have helped the country to rise from its ashes toward a brighter future. Following the genocide in Rwanda, women came together to make traditional Rwandan basket, which have since earned the title of "piece baskets.
Your purchase is funding education programs for artisans in Rwanda and Ghana who are part of different cooperatives cooperatives. Indego Africa is a non profit organization dedicated to empowering artisans women through employment & education.
- Handwoven peace basket
- Locally sourced natural fibers
- 4" tall x 3 " wide
- Black sisal
- Multi raffia tassel