Mina Moktan is 37 years old is from Kathmandu itself and has been working here for 11 years. She got tailoring training here in New SADLE and has been working here. She lives with her 2 children and her husband in the staff quarter as her husband is the caretaker of the office. Her aim in life is to educate her 2 children and set up a small grocery store and live a happy life.
46 years old Ganga Maya Lawati previously a teacher at a school is now a supervisor who supervises more than 10 ladies working on the Dhaka weaving section at New SADLE. She is originally from Pachthar, came to Kathmandu looking for work and has been working here for 22 years now. She was provided training here.
The Dhaka pattern has been in the Nepali culture for a long time. Taking this local design into the lovely new sling bag creates the feel of holding a piece of Nepal while you are traveling all over the world. The strap is 75cm long.
New SADLE is a non-profit organization working for the rehabilitation, social and economic upliftment of leprosy-affected people, polio victims, and other underprivileged communities and providing them employment opportunities.
It is a member of Fair Trade Group Nepal and WFTO and produces Fair Trade Handicraft product. New SADLE is a non-governmental, non-religious, non-political and not for profit organization registered with the District Administration Office, Kathmandu, Government of Nepal and affiliated with the Social Welfare Council.