India

Our high quality Indian wooden toys are made in Channapatna, a small town near Bangalore in southern India. The social enterprise behind this collective of artisans, workers and micro-entrepreneurs is Maya Organic, a not-for-profit company and a member of the World Fair Trade Organisation.

Maya Organic follow the capability model. They believe that building inherent capabilities in individuals and institutions eventually makes them capable of responding to future challenges of markets, social conditions, environment and politics.

Maya Organic partner with markets and develop product designs so that artisan and professional skills and knowledge are aligned.

These toys are eco-friendly and coloured with natural dyes, e.g. turmeric is used for yellow dye and indigo for blue.

See our Indian gifts here.

 

Maya Organic toy making

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