Kenya

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 […]
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 […]
July 20, 2017

Empowering African women: Mitreeki East Africa-India Partnership

ITC and the Rwandan Ministry of Trade, Industry and East African Community Affairs are partnering to support women entrepreneurs under the ITC SheTrades initiative in Rwanda. The SheTrades Rwanda […]
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 […]