Uganda

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 […]
July 29, 2016

“I am on the road to success,” says a little ‘voice of SITA’ from northern Uganda

By Ben Naturinda It was mid-2015 when he met Aman and a certain Dr. Vivek while they were on a SITA mission in Lira, Uganda to […]
July 22, 2016

Weaving Livelihoods: Assessing East Africa’s Handloom Potential

By Devika Jyothi ‘We have the finest cotton, and yet we have no access to the market,’ said a woman weaver in Uganda. ‘We wait for […]
February 25, 2016

Cotton Contamination Assessment and Training in Uganda

By Carolin Averbeck     “This bag is made out of PP”, says Marco Mtunga, an ITC consultant and cotton expert with more than 19 years […]