Forodhani

This table lamp "Forodhani" is the named after Stone Towns biggest public garden. Every evening, Forodhani is transformed into a bustling street food market, with numerous food stall, lots of people, colours and mouth watering smells. This is the perfect place to taste Zanzibars famous Swahili cousine.

Female empowerment

We believe in gender equality and female empowerment. 60% of the Chako artisans are female. Furthermore we focus on unemployed youth and create knowledge.

Upcycled

This product is made out of one bottle from the more than 2 million bottles we collect in one year in Zanzibar.

Fair Trade

Since 2018 Chako is a proudly guranteed member of World Fair Trade
Organisation. This includes that we follow and underline the 10 fair
trade rules:

1. Create Opportunities for Economically Disadvantaged Producers

2. Transparency and Accountability

3. Fair Trading Practices
4. Payment of a Fair Price
5. Ensuring no Child Labour and Forced Labour

6. Commitment to Non-Discrimination, Gender Equality, Freedom of Association

7. Ensuring Good Working Conditions

8. Providing Capacity Building

9. Promoting Fair Trade

10. Respect for the Environment