Swing into action: Akola’s tassel necklace

All profits are used to find Ugandan women employment

Agate and gold necklace with leather tassel, £405
Agate and gold necklace with leather tassel, £405

At 19, I spent a summer teaching in Uganda and saw how women needed reliable ethical employment, and so I launched Akola. We teach women – in Uganda and America – to make jewellery, and reinvest all our profits into supporting them

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Brittany Merrill Underwood, founder and creative director, Akola Project

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