Cotton, Textiles and Apparel

November 6, 2017

SITA at African Sourcing Fashion Week 2017: Indian textile associations gauge investment opportunities in Ethiopia

By Devika Jyothi Enabling select Indian cotton textile stakeholders to gain a first-hand understanding of the African textile and apparel sector, and in particular the investment […]
October 6, 2017

Ugandan women cotton producers skilled for value addition

By Ben Naturinda Talking to women cotton farmers in Uganda about producing cotton products beyond lint draws excitement. The majority of them do not really know […]
August 25, 2017

Ethiopia – the land of opportunity for global textile investors

By Devika Jyothi Ethiopia – widely considered the birthplace of humankind – is today gaining international attention as an emerging investment destination for the cotton, textile and apparel […]
August 11, 2017

Handloom Weavers Agree to Form National Cooperative

By Nzuki Waita, National Coordinator, SITA Kenya The air in the room was thick with growing tension. It took the courage of an experienced handloom weaver […]