Mekong Blue projects
Provide employment opportunities that pay a livable wage, encourage personal development and valuable on the job training.
Encourage professional competence, ethical practice and quality results through on going training and support activities.
A major objective of SWDC and mekong blue is to provide employment for those who need it most. The organization as a whole currently employs 9 men and 69 women from underprivileged backgrounds.
Right now, women employed at the weaving center work in four different roles:
- Spinning - 3 employees
- Weaving - 34 employees
- Dye House - 8 employees
- Finishing/quality control - 5 employees