Region: Asia-Pacific

The latest on our work, approach, partnerships—and more.

Two women weaving a rug.

TIE Global Artisans

Tradition. Innovation. Entrepreneurship. That’s how we’ll preserve the vibrant culture held together by traditional African weaving. The global handicraft market is projected to exceed US$1 trillion by 2030 but it largely bypasses African products. This initiative elevates traditional craft, infuses it with innovative methods and markets, and reinvests into communities.

Read More
Five women hold up a hand-crafted rug

Jaipur Rugs: Demystifying Fortune at the Base of the Pyramid

Jaipur Rugs is committed to closing the gender gap and eradicating poverty in rural India. Supported by socially conscious consumers who appreciate and value responsible production, the business has met local needs and aligned itself with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, long before their ratification.

Read More