John Alefaio is a renowned tattoo artist. His niche style is traditional Micronesian motifs and tattoos, inspired from living in Majuro, Tuvalu, and Fiji. He has three distinct designs with Green Banana Paper so far: Tribal Sun, Tribal, and Pacific.
A big "Len wo!" from Kosrae to the Pacific business community. Here's an e-interview we did for the Pacific Green Business Centre.
We do business differently by putting people and planet first. "Banana leather" wallets are unique and durable vegan gifts sustainably & ethically handmade from recycled banana trees.
Fair Trade ensures ethical practices throughout every step of the supply chain. Our business practices at Green Banana Paper reflect our core values that environmental stewardship and Fair Trade are essential to sustainable development.
This is a breakdown of social enterprises compared to charitable acts, and briefly examines how sustainable economic development is a long-term solution for breaking cycles of generational poverty.
Recent studies show we are exposing hazardous ingredients to our bodies and into rivers, lakes, and oceans. Hawaii banned some of the world's most popular sunscreens.
We are overjoyed to announce that Green Banana Paper is now formally part of the World Fair Trade Organization!
The sleepy island of Kosrae has an old-fashioned, subsistence-based way of life reminiscent of old Hawaii. Every family still cultivates the wide variety of plants...
We are very proud to announce that all Green Banana Paper products have been certified by Vegan Action and PETA-Approved Vegan. Green Banana Paper does not use any animal derived materials and is ranked VVV+, the highest level of the ethical rating...
The countdown is on for the 2018 Kaya Festival! We’ll be in San Bernardino celebrating the 40th anniversary of Bob Marley’s album, Kaya, with the Marley family, SOJA, Ms. Lauryn Hill, and others.
Green Banana Paper brought exclusive handmade products from Micronesia to the ASD Market Week trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the Pasifika Festival in New Zealand last month.