Carved wooden hand – large. This item has been very popular as it is not only a nice well finished decorative item, but can also be used as a fruit bowl or displaying other items. It has been hand-carved from a single piece of monkey pod wood by skilled craftsmen in Northern Thailand.
Delivery – via standard delivery
Please note that the photo used is that of a standard stock item. Due to the nature of this product the size, shape and colour of the item sent will vary from the photo.
What is Fair Trade
The international Fairtrade system represents the world’s largest, and also most recognised fair-trade system. This is a global movement with a strong and active presence in the UK. Fairtrade is a movement for change that works directly with businesses, consumers and campaigners.
Fairtrade is about better prices, but also decent working conditions, local sustainability, and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers in the developing world. Workers who make items such as this Teak Street Bucket – Large.
By requiring companies to pay sustainable prices for items such as for this Wooden Hand – Large (which must never fall lower than the market price), Fairtrade looks at the injustices of conventional trade, which traditionally discriminates against the poorest, weakest producers. It enables them to improve their position and have more control over their lives.
With Fairtrade you have the power to change the world every day. With simple shopping choices you can get farmers a better deal. And that means they can make their own decisions, control their future and lead the dignified life everyone deserves. There are over 1.66 million farmers and workers in 1,411 producer organisations across the Fairtrade system. Buying Fairtrade is easy. There are over 6,000 Fairtrade products such as coffee, tea, flowers and furniture.