Tanoti is a social enterprise focused on heritage craft preservation, women’s empowerment, and rural community building. The Penans are Sarawak’s last nomadic tribe, having settled into structured communities between 30 years to as recent as 5 years ago. Their deep connection with the rainforests sees them still relying on the jungles to support their lives and supplement their livelihoods.
Ock Pop Tok (East meets West in Lao) was founded by women and is run by women for the women of Laos. We started small and have kept innovating over the years mixing our eastern traditions with our western flair. Our most valuable assets remain our people. We share the same will to keep the textile traditions of Laos alive and thriving.
Big BWN Project focuses on youth development projects and young entrepreneurs, by creating platforms and projects for exposure to build their brands and businesses, and also giving those established online to be able to have an offline relationship with their potential customers. Along with its many national initiatives and campaigns in support of Brunei’s vision of ‘Wawasan 2035’ to create economic opportunities and to empower the local community, youth, entrepreneurs and women.
Women run 61% of the businesses in Cambodia. But most of them are informal and micro-sized. We want to change this.
SHE (Support Her Enterprise) is a social enterprise in Cambodia. We support women with micro, small and growing businesses to scale, creating social and economic impact for communities. Our goal is a gender balance in the Small – Medium Enterprise (SME) sector: more women running larger, sustainable, and impactful businesses.
Bringing our roots and heritage to a societal integration in this modern times through fashion has been NIñOFRANCO’s lifelong vision. We envision of transforming a western-minded Philippines into a culturally-enriched nation that gives livelihood to individuals and communities who safe kept the true art of Philippines.
Sangsan is an Ethnic minority and Indigenous LBTQ feminist led organisation. We empower indigenous women, girls and young LBTQ. We work on structural change. We believe in advancing women’s rights and SOGIESC (sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and sex characteristics) rights are a foundation of development Justice.