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Ethical shopping in Zanzibar by www.mydestination.com

January 30, 2013

Ethical shopping in Zanzibar –

article by My Destination Tanzania

Nestled in a small clearing in the middle of Zanzibar’s lush northern forest, a gaggle of women sit in a shaded porch, talking and laughing. The vibrant greenery surrounding their brightly patterned kangas frames a picture of an idyllic Saturday morning spent making arts, crafts and goods with friends.

I’m feeling a bit intimidated as I walk up – I’m interrupting the work day for the sake of learning a little more about the Dada women’s cooperative, its products and its participants. The women are shy at first, not wanting their pictures taken, but quickly warm to me and my companions. Within a few moments, we’re grating soap, rolling out pasta, and smashing cinnamon bark into dust in a giant pestle and mortar …

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http://www.mydestination.com/tanzania/travel-articles/721140/ethical-shopping-in-zanzibar
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Karibu my shop – looking is free! Dada/Moto Hurumzi Str. 416, Stone Town, Zanzibar

October 6, 2012

Busy day at Dada co-operatives

August 6, 2010

It’s high season. Good for the Dada co-operatives. We are very busy.

eCOSMETICS

Natural soap for hotels, specially small ‘guest soap bars’ are in the make, as well as natural scented beauty soaps. All our natural soaps are lipid regulating and moisturizing.

Wholesome Food

A new delicious bitter orange jam will soon be available at MIGOZ Supermarket, at Zenji Hotel and in the Moto shop, Zanzibar, Stone Town, Hurumzi Str. 416

Dada woman cooks orange jam on wood saving clay stove.

Dada women stirring soap, sitting in front of solar driers.