Manushi Arts and Crafts

Manushi Arts and Crafts

Manushi, whose name means “energetic women,” assists disadvantaged women in rural Nepal by putting them at the forefront of social development. Describing itself as "action-oriented," Manushi supports women through skills training to increase self-reliance and earning opportunities that help increase living standards for their families. In addition to craft production and marketing, Manushi conducts community development and entrepreneurship training, and has already provided some 2,000 microfinance loans.