From slavery to Italy’s fashion world

Source: BBC
Date: 4th-january-2018 Time:  2:13:46 pm

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Bassirou fled Burkina Faso because he feared for his life and arrived in Italy by boat.

His life turned around when he got involved in a project run by Lai-Momo, a charity that is training asylum seekers in one of Italy’s finest arts: making leather bags.

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