Sustainability

June 14, 2021

Path to zero – the case of textile dyeing

Zero Liquid Discharge or ZLD technologies are key to achieving an environmentally sustainable textile dyeing sector. This article explores the path to achieving ZLD, its economic and ecological merits, and the additional support required from governments in driving the change .
June 7, 2021

A Q&A with Kenyan Jewelry Designer, Sylvia Omina Otsieno

Sylvia Omina Otsieno is the proud founder of sustainable, Made in Africa jewelry brand Omina Ostieno. Sylvia graduated from SITA’s Mitreeki Incubator Program for fashionpreneurs in 2019; below, SITA caught up with her two years on to understand what she has done with all her newfound knowledge, skills and confidence.
June 1, 2021

Green energy in the textile industry: The case of Tamil Nadu, India

Partnerships are key to driving the uptake of renewables for industrial use. In Tamil Nadu, India, the textile industry, state and central governments joined hands to […]
May 28, 2021

Women in Agribusiness: Meet Felister Daniel, a promising Tanzanian agripreneur

Meet Felister Daniel, agri-preneur and Founder of Feda Foods. Felister was trained, coached and supported through SITA’s ‘Mitreeki’ Agro-processor Advancement Programme (MAAP) - alongside 90 other agripreneurs.