Cotton, Textiles and Apparel

July 14, 2017

Ten Reasons to Invest in East Africa

By Candice Ungerer and Jarmila Sarda Souckova East Africa presents untapped opportunities for investment outside of the traditional mining and resources sectors. According to UNCTAD’s World […]
July 3, 2017

Indo Africa Agri Business Summit 2017: African agribusinesses establish successful links with Indian counterparts

By Devika Jyothi Africa, with its rich water and land resources, is increasingly attracting global attention today as the destination for sustainable agriculture and agribusiness. However, […]
May 19, 2017

TEXDA hopes to be the first to adopt natural dyes in Uganda following SITA intervention

By Devika Jyothi “We will be the first to introduce natural dyeing in Uganda,” says David Magumba of the Textile Development Agency (TEXDA), Uganda. David Magumba was […]
May 5, 2017

SITA introduces natural dyeing techniques to East African handloom stakeholders

By Devika Jyothi Eco-fashion and green textiles are in vogue these days. With the increasing awareness of the health and environmental hazards of synthetic dyes, the […]