2016 Rising Star Cooperative Member: Rosa Benitez

  At first glance Rosa Benitez Mondaca doesn’t look like a…


Knitters Travel to Cusco and Puno for Business Training

by Niman Mann, Groups Coordination Intern  The knitters of Rumira just completed fifteen workshops…


Keeping it Kind: The Awamaki Rotation System

by Gillian Fitzpatrick, Monitoring & Evaluation Intern Three years ago, Awamaki discovered…


Mapping Patacancha

By Merel Haverhals, Monitoring & Evaluations Volunteer   Last weekend I joined a team of…


Managing Finances in Puente Inca

By Erin Faltermeier, Sustainable Tourism Volunteer Maritza and Judi have always been leaders in…


Awamaki Natural Dye Workshop

By Hannah Watson, Women's Artisanal Cooperatives Program Volunteer Beetles, flowers, leaves,…


Textiles and Traditions: The Significance of Pallay

By Kelsey Mazeski, Marketing & Communications Coordinator At Awamaki, we collaborate, promote,…


From Warp to Weft: The Complexities of Traditional Weaving

By Rachel Snack, Resident Designer for Awamaki Weaving has always been a complex process, but with…


Stacy's Trip to Chawaytiri with the Awamaki Spinning Cooperative

By Stacy, a Volunteer with the Women's Cooperatives  Stacy recounts her recent trip to Chawaytiri…


Find Out What's Happening in Awamaki's Spinning Cooperative!

The other week Awamaki’s spinning cooperative in Huilloc…