In Djibouti, the tourism sector is widely upgraded and encouraged by the rich and myriad forms of handicrafts. The handicrafts of Djibouti comprise of the Ethiopian amber carvings, Somali camel belts, and Ethiopian wood carvings. The government of Djibouti holds national workshops where the handicrafts of the country are exhibited and people also teach how to make these beautiful handicraft items.
The Supervisory Ministry, which looks after the needs and the requirements of the area of handicrafts, is the Ministry of Commerce and Handicraft in Djibouti. Handicrafts of Djibouti also consist of the art paintings created by the local people of the country.
The tribal people of the country are also engaged in various exquisite art works and brilliant handicrafts which give the tourism sector the much required boost. The government of Djibouti is also taking various steps to improve the living conditions of women by developing women related activities and by employing more women in areas like handicrafts and retailing.