Khna Thom, Cambodia
"Now that I can work from home, I have managed to become economically independent and can continue the tradition of weaving in my village."
Chorm Tor is 76 and still a talented weaver. She lives in the rural village of Khna Thom outside Phnom Penh. “It is difficult to build a life here. CosmoQueen gave me a loom and silk threads so that I can now live independently. ” She learned the art of weaving from an early age and through CosmoQueen she can use her talent. CosmoQueen gives her assignments and she also weaves for herself. She can sometimes sell these fabrics in the local market to make extra money. Previously, she had no income and now she is in a position to provide for the basic needs of herself and her family.