In 2006, the United Nations named Ethiopia the worst country in the world for violence against women. Bride kidnapping is the most common form of marriage here. soHza sister is working with co-ops that plant seeds of change in Ethiopia’s capital city, Addis Ababa.
The artisans who made the exquisite leather bags in this collection now have access to fair-trade wages, safe jobs, sustainable income, health care, education, and a chance to break the cycle of poverty. Your purchase truly has an impact. These sophisticated, versatile handbags are indeed beautiful. They also contain power and hope that reaches across an ocean.