India

August 12, 2016

Reviving East Africa’s handloom industry: Weaving the warp and woof

By Devika Jyothi East Africa has the potential to emerge as a major global destination for handloom and hand-woven textiles and apparels as well as other […]
August 5, 2016

Reaching the Wilting Point

By Irene Ebrahimi Darsinouei Ginger bacterial wilt disease has been discussed at length in previous blog posts. To recap: it is a disease that has infected […]
May 10, 2016

So, tell me what you want, what you really really want

By Irene Ebrahimi Darsinouei The spices interventions in Ethiopia are gaining ground. After a study tour through India and the start of a ginger pilot project […]
January 26, 2016

Knowledge sharing, from South to South

By Irene Ebrahimi Darsinouei We are back in our respective Ethiopian and Rwandan homes, and look back on a week in India that was both knowledge […]