West Bengal: Kadam Haat, empowering the artisans and youth based in Kolkata, organized a Design Development workshop in Bankura with its artisans. Products of Kadam Haat include baskets, trays, table mats, candle/agarbati holder, bookmarks, paperclips, gift boxes, cardholders and cutlery includes spoons, forks, ladles, plates etc.
Kadam Haat aims at tackling the problems of uneducated youth migration to urban cities, which leads to urban slums, rampant violence & street children. Kadam Haat tries to create viable employment opportunities at the village level for youth and women.
Volunteers work towards creating small/medium enterprises leading to greater utilization of local resources and teach artisan’s concept of quality and commitment.