Industree Foundation Awarded the White House Led W-GDP Grant Through USAID

L to R: Chris Jochnick, President & CEO, Landesa , Candi Wolff, EVP Global Government Affairs, Citi; Neelam Chhiber, Founder, Industree Foundation; ; Ivanka Trump, Advisor to the President, The White House; Mark Green, Administrator, U.S. Agency for International Development, Liz Schrayer President & CEO, U.S. Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC), Morgan Ortagus, Spokesperson, United States… Read More Industree Foundation Awarded the White House Led W-GDP Grant Through USAID

Artisan of the Week: Marreswari

Meet our Artisan of the Week, Marreswari!   Marreswari, 31, is from Thanakkankulam and is a basket weaving artisan at GreenKraft, a producer-owned company incubated by Industree and supported by “Producer Owned Women Enterprises” (POWER) project, in partnership with USAID – US Agency for International Development. Before she started working at GreenKraft, her family of… Read More Artisan of the Week: Marreswari

Scenes On-Site: Construct

The first step of Industree’s 6C model is Construct; we build producer-owned enterprises that employ women in rural India as artisans. Construct phase includes infrastructure building of the enterprise and aggregate local, rural Indian women into the company. Industree’s “Producer Owned Women Enterprises” (POWER) project, in partnership with USAID is building producer-owned companies in the… Read More Scenes On-Site: Construct

Scenes On-Site: The 6C Model

Industree’s approach provides creative producers a choice to work in self-owned enterprises rather than in factories that often disregard basic rights and working conditions standards. Industree creates and accelerates producer-owned enterprises to sustainability using its 6C model. This model takes into account the key components of a successful enterprise. Industree’s “Producer Owned Women Enterprises” (POWER)… Read More Scenes On-Site: The 6C Model

IKEA BOTANISK

IKEA has recently launched BOTANISK, their new product line of garden-themed products handmade by artisans around the world. GreenKraft, an Industree incubated producer-owned company, has partnered with IKEA for this line, and will be supplying planters and other woven products made with sustainable materials. Check out this article to learn more: https://www.architecturaldigest.in/content/ikea-india-unveils-botanisk-handcrafted-series-in-collaboration-with-six-social-entrepreneurs/#s-cust0