Aid to ArtisansU (ATAU) is an e-learning platform for those associated with the international artisan sector. The portal offers short, high quality online courses relevant to artisan-based enterprises, including an introduction to Aid to Artisan's Market Readiness Program. Use these guides to create an accout, complete your profile, and learn features of the site:
April 2018, 12pm Washington, DC time
Conshohocken, Pa. – Ikea will unveil a limited-edition collection of hand-crafted goods made by Indian artisans.Debuting in the U.S. next month, the Innehallsrik collection is part of the retailer’s Social Entrepreneursinitiative. The program creates jobs for talented women to encourage empowerment, promote self-esteem and improve their everyday lives.
The Market Readiness Program™ (MRP) is a unique hands-on training program for all those associated with the artisan sector, held annually at NY NOW. This online course module is an introduction to the MRP program and provides intensive preparation and vital information for entry into the U.S. market.