Some of them make the Wayuu bags and Hammocks to support themselves. However, the money that the individual makes for each bag is very little, especially when you look at the number of hours invested. We are trying to change that.
The Wayuu is a tribe of indigenous people located in the desert region on the Northern Coast of Colombia and extending into Venezuela border. They are a tribe of simple means.
Work is sparse in their world. Some are goat farmers, but with no water in most of their Rancherias, even the farming life is hard. Some of them make the Wayuu bags and Hammocks to support themselves.