Mamma's Laef have supplied hundreds of washable sanitary pads to girls in schools on the southern island of Tanna, in Vanuatu, via CARE International in Vanuatu. CARE International invited two…
EFFECTIVE from 1.4.17 there will be no more sales of the beautiful products of Vanuatu that I have had the pleasure of selling in New Zealand since 2013.
Social enterprise and charitable projects will continue. Check the facebook page for updates.
Lav Kokonas directly translated from the most used language of Vanuatu (there are over 200), bislama, means “love coconut”. However, we love all things Vanuatu. This is where we are “paying it forward”, giving a little to make a tangible difference in rural communities across the many islands that make up Vanuatu. Lav Kokonas ensures that our suppliers are working from a beyond fair trade and ethical basis. This means not buying into a marketing tool, but creating a holistic approach to a fully integrated fair trade system.
Take a look around this site, for a small taste of Vanuatu and the delights which abound in this South Pacific archipelago. A minimum of 10% of our profits are returned to communities that provide our products, or wherever we see a need that we can assist with. We are constantly giving a hand-up to many families and individuals across Vanuatu. To find out more – take a look at our latest blogs about “paying it forward”.
The day has finally arrived and my final GST return can be completed. The website shop has closed. For those lovers of Lav Kokonas Virgin Coconut Oil, I'm sorry, but…
Usual price $35 for a kilo - a great price, but use the coupon 20%NOW and its yours for $28 with $7 postage nationwide (NZ only)