Uganda

July 7, 2021

PRESS RELEASE: SITA launches two fresh reports and serves up sustainability solutions to textile and leather companies at Going4Green conference

Inspiring stories of greening abound in the textile and leather sectors. Transforming these isolated process innovations into full blown industrial practices is necessary to scale up their impact. The Apparel Impact Institute works with facilities hands-on in fuelling a larger industrial shift towards cleaner and more responsible production.
July 6, 2021

SITA launches two reports for East Africa’s Textile and Leather industry at Going4Green 2021

Inspiring stories of greening abound in the textile and leather sectors. Transforming these isolated process innovations into full blown industrial practices is necessary to scale up their impact. The Apparel Impact Institute works with facilities hands-on in fuelling a larger industrial shift towards cleaner and more responsible production.
March 31, 2021

Trade fairs in the time of Covid-19: building connections between agribusinesses in East Africa and India

Since 2015, SITA has been working to connect the East African Agri sector with India and other countries - in order to maximize its profitability. Since the Covid-19 pandemic, traditional ways of connecting agribusinesses have not been possible; to bridge the gap, SITA hosted AgriConnect 2021, a virtual trade fair for buyers and sellers from different points in the agro-processing value chain in East Africa and India.
March 30, 2021

PRESS RELEASE: ITC conduct training to launch Indian cotton-picking technology for Uganda’s cotton sector development

Innovative Indian cotton picking technology, Kapas Plucker, was today launched in Kasese District, Uganda. Facilitated by the International Trade Centre’s (ITC) Supporting Indian Trade and Investment for Africa (SITA) initiative, the launch will be followed by a training programme for farmers, extension officials, researchers and technicians who are key stakeholders and likely beneficiaries of the initiative.