AN EAST AFRICAN TRIBE AND RECYCLING
The creativity evolving form this worldview has also framed the Daasanach community as material producers of a high order, who exhibit a patently vibrant lifestyle and just as vibrant ideologies.
Furthemore, the gender crossing of the use of discarded materials, through a conversion of these materials into valuable goods, is pervasive. Here, frequently, both men and women do not differentiate their use of and their wearing of the produced materials, such as jewelry.
The Daasanach evolved from a gregarian foundations, and have hence had much interactivity with the natural world.
They community is renowned, particularly in East Africa, for its environmental practises, which have pervaded the cosmic and into its social and recreational realms. With respect to its recreational realms, the community has dveloped a history of language and culture built around this environemental awareness, and incorporates this historical evolution into ritual and rite in multiple if not all lifeworld domains.
It follows that the Daasanach community has exemplified a cosmic order which is in ways ascetic and considerate, and at the same time, has exemplified how work with nature can concurrently apply to other domains, such as mercanitlism, perforamnce, and social order.