ALLPA (Peru - Fair Trade)


Allpa are a private trading company established in 1986

Allpa means 'earth' in Ayacuchan Quechua, reminding them that the objects which surround them and are worked with come from the earth, such as stone, wood, clay and metal.

Allpa currently work with 100 handicraft workshops, with a mission to make the production of handicrafts a source of sustained employment for a major sector of the Peruvian population.

Silver jewellery workshop at Allpa, Peru