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the artisans behind origenes bolivia

we are proud to work with highly skilled and experienced artisans. they are gathered mainly in family group workshops in the cities of la paz and el alto.
70% of our artisans are women of indigenous ethnic backgrounds mestizo, aymara, and quechua.
we have a strict policy that forbids any kind of child labor.
we actively train people from each new workshop that is added to our business network in areas such as work ethics and safety, quality control, and health issues.
the artisans that chose to work with us are treated as our partners and are fairly compensated for their work.

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