Economic Empowerment

Investing in the economic empowerment of women contributes to gender equality, the eradication of poverty and inclusive economic growth. Our focus includes intellectual, economic and environmental empowerment. 

LEADERSHIP to support gender equality. At Hilo Sagrado we seek to empower all women and girls through training programs which develop recognized leadership skills and tools.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT to drive the independence and sustainable growth of business initiatives led by these communities of women artisans. Through our “Market Incubation Program,” we aim to empower women and guarantee their participation in the Colombian market.

INCLUSION, so that the deep legacy and value of their traditions and culture, as expressed in their artisanal work, is recognized, and becomes an integral part of global ethical trade.