Amanda
Amanda
Amanda

Amanda

$20.00

Handmade Drop Earrings

Details: 5 cm long gold-plated frame, cotton & nylon thread

Made by Small Projects Istanbul: organization aiding Syrian refugees in Istanbul

 

These earrings are named after Amanda Lindhout, a Canadian humanitarian, public speaker and journalist. On August 23, 2008, she and members of her entourage were kidnapped by Islamist insurgents in southern Somalia. She was released 15 months later on November 25, 2009, and has since embarked on a philanthropic career.

Read her story here