Who: Viaggi Solidali
71% workers of 24 coop are women
Some examples of what visitors can do in Nungwi? The fishermen village is near the luxury Resort, but the economical revenue was not affecting local people, and tourism was a damage for them. Very important: also several training course were organised to start new jobs.
That's why now tourists can visit the fishermen village, take a boat tour, buy woodden handycrafts, wicker baskets, honey, draps. Of course, it's not accident that the Asylia Cooperative is made mainly of women, although it is now collecting manufactured articles from 13 groups from all over the island. And proudly took of for the big Fair in Uganda.
You will find out all and more of this in Zanzibar, or reading the story of Acra's Project and the interview to Alessia Lombardo, (partly in Italian), telling us many more fascinating details.