The Cashmere Journey: Afghanistan
The Burberry Foundation – in partnership with Oxfam and PUR Projet – is developing a more inclusive, sustainable and resilient cashmere industry in Afghanistan. The five-year programme helps herders enhance their livelihoods, changing the system for the better, for the future.
A short film produced by the Burberry foundation, oxfam, pur projet and joël van houdt
of goats in Afghanistan are producing cashmere.
people in Afghanistan have benefited from training in sustainable farm management, livestock veterinary support and participation in community-owned producer groups.
of goats in Afghanistan are currently raised for their cashmere.