INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION FOR FAIR TRADE & DEVELOPMENT (IFFAD)
Eighty to 90 percent of the artisans are women; almost all have limited schooling. IFFAD was founded in 2000 and has been registered as a Fair Trade Organization with IFAT (International Fair Trade Association) since 2002. IFFAD has been a member of the Fair Trade Federation since 2001. Ten Thousand Villages purchases lampshades and textiles from IFFAD.