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MKS (Madhya Kalikata Shilpangan), India


MKS (Madhya Kalikata Shilpangan), India

MKS is a non-profit organisation founded in 1994 to create a market for small artisan groups in India, to offer a fair price for their products and to ensure that the artisans can obtain raw materials at a reasonable price.

MKS works with a variety of artisan groups that create silk, leather, stone, wood and brass products. MKS helps artisans develop skills and become self-reliant.

MKS social commitments include medical aid, education, loans and financial aid. MKS reports a significant increase in artisans’ awareness of the fair trade movement and their commitment to product development. MKS encourages environmentally friendly technology.

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