hear from the incarcerated peruvian women empowering themselves by knitting clothes
Each garment the women produce for Scandi brand Carcel carries a label with the name of the women who made it. As well as building a sense of self-worth, the job pays well -- to individuals and to the community.
the scandanavian brand made by female prisoners in peru
Carcel is a sustainable brand designed in Copenhagen and made by incarcerated women. Founder Veronica D'Souza explains how the empowering initiative helps break the cycle of poverty that leads to high female incarceration rates.