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Organizations relating to Trades and Crafts

World Batik Council / Seri Kembangan, Malaysia
World Farriers' Association / Albuquerque NM, USA / Est. 1984
Nordens Husflidsforbund / Tallinn, Estonia / Est. 1927
European Federation of Farriers Associations / Oosterhout, Netherlands / Est. 1997
Nordiskt Forum för Forskning och Utvecklingsarbete inom Utbildning i Slöyd / Notodden, Norway / Est. 1988
Master Brewers Association of the Americas / St Paul MN, USA / Est. 1887
Craftsmen of the World Federation / Montreuil, France / Est. 1974
International Union of Journeymen and Allied Trades / Danbury CT, USA / Est. 1874
FARMAPU-INTER and CECOTRAP-RCOGL / Kisangani, Congo DR / Est. 1981
International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1865
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, its Territories and Canada / New York NY, USA / Est. 1893
Cooperation for the Development of the Craft Industry / Hombourg, Belgium / Est. 1988
Maison Afrique, La / Vessigebro, Sweden / Est. 1995
Oceania Association of Master Athletes / Attadale WA, Australia
Europees Centrum voor Opleiding en Vervolmaking in Kunstambachten en Historische Restauratie / Bruges, Belgium
Europäischer Interessenverband Handel-Gewerbe-Industrie / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1980
International Federation of Master-Craftsmen / Est. 1955
Fédération pour le développement de l'artisanat utilitaire / Est. 1978
International Hide and Allied Trades Improvement Society / Est. 1949
International Union of Bakers, Confectioners and Similar Trades / Est. 1907
International Federation of Carpenters / Est. 1903
Association internationale des métiers et enseignements d'art / Est. 1938
International Society of Folk Harpers and Craftsmen / Missoula MT, USA / Est. 1973
Maille Artisans International League
International Guild of Candle Artisans / Est. 1961
International Association of Penturners / Westlake OH, USA
International Guild of Miniature Artisans / Freedom CA, USA / Est. 1983
International Association of Master Penmen, Engrossers and Teachers of Handwriting / Webster NY, USA / Est. 1950
Institut panafricain des arts et métiers, Abidjan / Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
Caribbean Technical Cooperation Network in Artisanal Fisheries and Aquaculture / Est. 1983
Society of Ornamental Turners / Saltdean, UK / Est. 1948
Nordic Centre of Traditional Crafts / Lyngby, Denmark / Est. 1987
Shetland Knitwear Trades Association / Lerwick, UK / Est. 1982
Subcentro Regional de Artesanias y Artes Populares / Est. 1976
Centre eurorégional des métiers du patrimoine
Art Master International / Brussels, Belgium
International Centre for the Study of Crafts / Est. 1933
Ibero-American Organization of Crafts with Spanish Cooperation
Association de partenaires des artisans du Sahel / Lyon, France / Est. 1986
European Association for Research and Education in Farriery - Marescalia / Neufchâteau, Belgium
Asian Crafts Council
International Miniature Artisans Association / Wheeling WV, USA
International Crafts Centre / Est. 1972
Cercle artisanal de la pâtisserie européenne
Working Committee of the Scientific Institutes for Crafts in the EEC Countries / Est. 1961
Association internationale des métiers dentelliers et des métiers d'art d'autrefois
Union international de la menuiserie
European Tradeswomen's Network / London, UK
International Brotherhood of Blacksmiths, Drop Forgers and Helpers / Est. 1889
Internationaler Fachverband des Schuhmacher-Handwerks

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World Problems relating to Trades and Crafts

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Decline of handicrafts and cottage industries
Elimination of traditional skills
Environmental hazards of furniture and fixtures manufacture

Action Strategies relating to Trades and Crafts

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Designing community growth plan
Providing local craft market
Recovering artisans' roles
Establishing crafts cooperative
Recognizing role of practical crafts
Communicating new craft techniques
Preserving popular crafts
Developing local light industry
Manufacturing local craft products
Employing competent local artisans
Encouraging local craft abilities
Equipping central craft workshop
Expanding local artisans productivity
Improving training in craft industries
Effecting metal crafts
Defending craftsmen
Protecting craftsmanship
Opening new cottage industries
Expanding profitable cottage industry
Improving practical carpentry skills
Developing versatile skilled tradesmen
Transferring master crafts
Localizing cottage industry talents

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