Fundacion Tradiciones Mayas De Guatemala, Guatemala

Fundacion Tradiciones Mayas de Guatemala (FTM) works with indigenous Maya women artisans from seven different villages in the Guatemalan Highlands.

The COMO Foundation has funded workshops for artisans skilled in traditional back-strap weaving to reclaim and disseminate traditional knowledge while creating new designs that will ultimately be appealing in the international Fair Trade marketplace.

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