These playful and beautiful eco-friendly paper journals/ sketchbooks are hand-made in Nepal from the bark of high elevation shrubs. Small, female inclusive co-ops maintain re-forestation efforts of the "lokta" plant and only harvest the part of the plant that helps encourage new growth. This organization is certified by the Women Entrepreneurs Association of Nepal, which intends to increase women’s participation in economic enterprises through its various activities of integrated programs of training, micro-credit and marketing networks.
REGION OF ORIGIN NEPAL
PROJECT EMPHASIS FEMALE ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT
SIZE 8" X 5" 30 SHEETS OF PAPER
MATERIALS LOKTA PAPER