'The project is definitely changing the discourse about refugees, usually treated as a mass of passive and helpless people'. An interview with ISHKAR's founders in Metal Magazine.
Forbes 30 Under 30: Social Entrepreneurs 2018
Flore and Edmund were selected for Forbes 30 Under 30 Social Entrepeneurs in 2018.
The New York TImes
'When Edmund Le Brun and Flore de Taisne left Afghanistan in 2015, they wanted to continue helping a country that they had come to cherish after three years of living in Kabul.'
“These places have incredible traditions of making,” says Edmund. “But their stories are not heard in the west, and people here have no access to them.” With Ishkar, he and Flore hope to help change that.
Flore and Edmund discuss ISHKAR and life in Afghanistan for travel magazine SUITCASE.
A four double page spread on ISHKAR in one of the UK's most prestigious magazines for design and contemporary craft.
For Monocle's Radio Podcast 'The Entrepreneurs', Edmund and Flore discuss the lessons they learned building ISHKAR from the bottom up
An interview focusing on ISHKAR's mission to create a fair and ethical craft industry.