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GoodWeave International

Washington, DC | http://www.goodweave.org
Joined in August 2000

About Us

The handmade carpet industry exploits nearly 250,000 children. GoodWeave helps to combat this problem and transform the handmade rug industry by certifying child-labor-free rugs and by providing education and opportunities to rescued and at-risk children. The GoodWeave believes that if consumers are made aware of the issue and given the choice they will choose the ethically produced product.

The handmade carpet industry exploits nearly 250,000 children. GoodWeave helps to combat this problem and transform the handmade rug industry by certifying child-labor-free rugs and by providing education and opportunities to…

Issue Areas Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Economic Development
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties
  • Poverty

Location

  • 1111 14th Street NW
    Suite 820
    Washington, DC 20005

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