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Globallove Campaign

Just a reminder: Spread the word about social enterprise (#SocEnt) by sharing the #GlobalLove Campaign with your friends and loved ones this Valentine’s Day. Purchase an ethically-made or fairtrade product, learn about social enterprise and share it through Twitter and Facebook.

Here are some interesting stories to enlighten your day:

Indeed, the Indian thread is something of an arterial lifeline that connects the spirit of this vast nation. And though the “Made in India” brand hasn’t been cultivated, protected or promoted nearly as much as “Made in France” or “Made in Italy,” it’s no secret that many of the top international fashion brands use Indian craftsmen.”

A great look at the state of Indian fashion and crafts and the impact they are making around the world: http://www.businessoffashion.com/2013/01/india-inc-following-the-thread-of-indias-artisans.html.

More on Indian social enterprise: http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Coimbatore/social-entrepreneurship-should-be-a-career-option/article4360140.ece