The Bangladeshi couple are merrily travelling down the river. The traditional boat is made with eco-friendly jute material. The two little dolls are made from cotton material.
Their faces are hand embroidered. A story accompanies this setting.
Length approx. 21 cms.
Height approx. 15 cms.
NOT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN UNDER THREE YEARS OF AGE.
Handmade and purchased from the fair trade organization, YWCA Craft Centre, Bangladesh. The YWCA Craft centres are located in the capital Dhaka, and also in Kalijong and Savar villages. About 450 ladies, many uneducated and previously destitute are employed by the YWCA. Benefits include a compulsory 10% savings programme, interest free loans and health and legal support.