Bags of conscience in Beirut.

Position:Compass 06/2010: News and views from around the world - Sarah's Bag - Brief article
 
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Sarah Beydoun is the founder and director of Sarah's Bag, creating bags with a difference. She earned her master's degree from the Universite Saint-Joseph, Beirut, where she wrote her thesis on female prostitution and women prisoners in Lebanon. She went on to combine her interest in bettering underprivileged women's lives with her love for fashion and set up her company as part of a rehabilitation programme, whereby women at risk from economic deprivation, or the stigma of having served time in prison, would learn valuable skills in return for...

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