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Artisan Highlight | Zawadi Nyaza


Meet our artisan Zawadi. She has been with Imani Collective for over 5 years. Her name means "gift" in Swahili. 


What do you do at Imani Collective? 

I am an artisan and I also work in the quality control department.


What drew you to work for this company?                                 

The fact that it’s a women empowerment organization, my only desire was to work with women and to top it all it is a located a few kilometres from where I live.


What is something you’ve done/you’re doing that makes you proud? 

I finished building my two bedroom house with a Veranda, the only thing remaining is to plaster the floors.



What is your biggest pet-peeve?

I don't think i have one.


What would we most likely to find you doing over the weekend?

Spending quality time with my family.


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