Institutional strengthening

February 20, 2018

East African leather bags buyers at Indian International Leather Fair

By Devika Jyothi Trade fairs are one of the most effective tools to foster business linkages, offering significant opportunities for face-to-face interactions and relationship-building.  Supporting Indian […]
December 6, 2017

‘Partners in Development’: ITC-SITA chairs session on Agriculture & Food Processing at CII-EXIM Bank Regional Conclave

By Devika Jyothi Addressing the challenges in agriculture and agri-business development, setting up projects to promote entrepreneurship and achieving sustainable food and nutrition security – these […]
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 […]