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Organización Sin Fin de Lucro

Cojolya Association of Maya Women Weavers

Santiago Atitlán, Guatemala | https://www.cojolya.org.gt | http://instagram.com/cojolya
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Se unió en agosto 2001


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Despite centuries of persistent domination and systematic racism, the backstrap loom weaving technique is a key Maya art form that has persisted intact in Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala. Cojolya is both a registered non-profit working to improve the lives of our artisans and their families, and a certified Fair Trade organization dedicated to the conservation of the tradition, not as a historical relic, but as an economically viable source of employment for our women weavers.

Despite centuries of persistent domination and systematic racism, the backstrap loom weaving technique is a key Maya art form that has persisted intact in Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala. Cojolya is both a registered non-profit working to…

Temáticas Incluídas

  • Desarrollo de Comunidades
  • Desarrollo Económico
  • Educación
  • Razas & Etnias
  • Mujeres

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