A profile of Dominion Traders, an organisation which works with underprivileged artisans in Karachi.
A profile of Dominion Traders located in the city of Karachi, including an interview with their CEO, Mr Syed Fahad Ali. Dominion Traders works with underprivileged artisans who make carved crafts and home décor from stone and shesham wood. Syed talks about the success of their business and the positive impact it has made on the communities and people they work with and support. He also describes the difficulties faced in getting establishment institutions and agencies in Pakistan to understand the concepts behind fair trade and to support projects such as Dominion Traders. Contact Sabeena Ahmed of The Little Fair Trade Shop Limited.
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