Every Gift Tells A Story. This series of stunning ornaments reflects the history, traditions and journeys of refugee artisans.
Crafted by Burundian and Congolese women living in Rwanda. This sweetgrass basket is handwoven using a time-honoured weaving technique. The design represents the additional strength and persistence needed to rise again after being forced from home.
MADE51 is made possible by UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, a global organization dedicated to saving lives, protecting rights and building a better future for refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people.