United Republic of Tanzania

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 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 […]
December 9, 2015

SITA organizes a meeting for its “leather trio”

Forty stakeholders from Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania representing both the public and private sectors including tanneries, shoe and leather goods manufactures, regulatory bodies and financial institutions […]