Delhi based NGO MESH (Maximising Employment to Serve the Handicapped) would like to invite everybody to join the celebration of World Leprosy day.
It will be taking place at the MESH fair trade shop, in Uday park Local shopping centre (3min drive from Ansal plaza) on Saturday, January 30th from 3 to 5 p.m.
You will have the chance to see how our organization works with leprosy affected artisans, join a discussion about leprosy in India and buy some of the artisan' beautiful fair trade products.
MESH (Maximising Employment to Serve the Handicapped) works with 40 different artisan groups throughout India and connects them to markets in India and abroad as well, using the principles and practices off fair trade. Most of our artisans are disabled people or people affected by leprosy.
For more information please have a look at our website http://www.mesh.org.in
I have lived in India for six years. I came to teach Czech at Delhi University, then I had two kids and now I am volunteering for the fair trade non-profit organization MESH which markets handicraft goods made by disabled and leprosy affected artisans from India......read more