International Standards

April 30, 2018

Improving Resource Efficiency:  SITA facilitates training for textile factories in East Africa

By Devika Jyothi Continuing its efforts to strengthen the capacity and competiveness of the East African textile sector, the International Trade Centre (ITC), through SITA, facilitated […]
February 2, 2018

New technology, better farming leads to tastier turmeric in Tepi, Ethiopia

By Candice Ungerer Knowing how to increase produce quality can improve the value of and international demand for a product, affecting the livelihoods of smallholder farmers. […]
September 29, 2017

Training in global leather standards moves the East African leather sector closer to international markets

By Devika Jyothi Leather and leather products are among the most widely traded commodities, with an estimated global trade value of nearly US$100 billion per year. Since the […]