Location of artisan makers: Namibia
Penduka is a social enterprise and training centre for women Namibia. After skills training in crafts, design, hospitality, and management skills, the women become a part of the Penduka Village production team in Katutura, the former black township of Windhoek. Here women are given women the opportunity to sell their handmade creations and earn a fair income. Penduka is about respect, self-confidence and empowerment and offer support to those who wish to start up on their own.