Wassa Karité, is a non-profit NGO created in the Republic of Mali in accordance with Law No. 04 – 038 of August 5, 2004.
Its main objective is to provide material and financial assistance to women or groups of rural women who produce shea in order to fight poverty in Mali.
It concerns itself among other things with:
- Promoting the significance and value of Shea as a sector
- Bringing economic partners
- Increase the production of Shea
- Improve the quality of the product and its lines to access markets opportunities
In order to attain these objectives, the project intends to bring material and financial support to the women in rural areas who are producing the product.
It brings together men and women who are determined and dedicated to the cause of women in rural areas, especially those working in the shea butter sector, in order to enable them to access better living conditions.