Humanitarian trAID

Humanitarian TRAID: Your purchase makes a lasting difference

100% of your purchase supports the Himalayan Institute's Humanitarian Projects. Humanitarian TRAID is a product line featuring hand-made products and art from around the world.  We have partnered with local craftsmen and entrepreneurs to develop a model that provides sustainable employment and supports our ongoing humanitarian mission. Come to the Himalayan Institute in Honesdale for the full TRAID [...]

June 29th, 2012|Cameroon|

Humanitarian trAID in Kumbo

The HIC’s Humanitarian trAID Bazaar opened on Monday, August 11th.  This sales area, which opens into the adjacent Total Health Center waiting room, will also serve as a production site for Sacred Link Jewelry. The Humanitarian trAID project seeks to provide much needed market linkage for the farmers and artisans who are currently invisible to [...]

August 18th, 2008|Cameroon|

Public Opening of Himalayan Institute Cameroon

Himalayan Institute Cameroon (HIC) is buzzing with the sounds of preparation for our public opening on August 4. From that day forward, the Kumbo public will be welcome on campus six days a week. Local artisans and HIC staff have been working around the clock to build shelves, wire light fixtures, patch cement, and paint [...]

July 25th, 2008|Cameroon|

Humanitarian trAID

Today, the Humanitarian trAID Bazaar hosted the premiere showing of traditional art and handicrafts found in the Nso Kingdom and the Northwest Province of Cameroon. Humanitarian trAID’s goal is to promote indigenous arts, preserve tradition, and build cultural and economic sustainability. Carvings of traditional warriors in mahogany and eucalyptus, handbags, and home décor from locally [...]

June 16th, 2008|Cameroon|