Africa Fashion Guide
A social enterprise promoting sustainability within Africa's fashion and textile industry.


 
 

 
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Experts See Cotton made in Africa as a Sustainable Basis for the Growing Textile Industry in Ethiopia

Cotton is the most widely used raw material for global textile production and the livelihood of millions of people in Africa. In East African Ethiopia, cotton is both farmed and manufactured into textiles for international trad...
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The Hand of Fashion series kicks off in NYC – TALKS

The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) and the Ethical Fashion Initiative launched The Hand of Fashion, a new series of conversations addressing sustainable practices for the fashion industry. At each lecture, Simone Cipria...
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Early Booking Discount ends March 31st! – Fashion Africa Conference 2015

Our Fashion Africa Conference 2015 titled An African Revolution is growing by the week. With partners Fashion Revolution Day, AO-Photography and sponsors The Africa Centre and Mantisworld we are expecting an awesome event w...
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IT IS BACK! Fashion Africa Conference 2015 – London – Early Booking Tickets end soon!

On Friday 24th April 2015 strategically held on Fashion Revolution Day (in remembrance of the Rana Plaza factory collapse victims in Bangladesh in 2013), Social Enterprise Africa Fashion Guide will for the first time host a ...
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INNOVATIVE FASHION BUSINESS SEMINARS at GHANA FASHION & DESIGN WEEK 2013

The GFDW® Seminars provides a dynamic platform for Knowledge Transfer and Education on the business of Fashion, Innovation, technology in Creativity, Ethical Fashion and Sustainability and related business matter. The Seminars...
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3rd Future Fabrics Expo London from The Sustainable Angle Details Here – TRADESHOW

The Sustainable Angle is pleased to announce that the 3rd Future Fabrics Expo hosted inside Fashion SVP, is being generously supported by some of the world’s most sustainable and forward thinking companies including...
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Looking back – Africa Utopia – Events

Sometimes its good to reflect on events past as well as present as a way to highlight important points in the industry. Way back in July – before Jessica had her gold and Ellie became a household name – Africa Fashi...
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“Fashion Africa” Seminar 2012 – Nairobi Launch – REVIEW

On September 9th 2012, our Social Enterprise Africa Fashion Guide turned one year old and we decided to host our anniversary event in Nairobi, Kenya. Entitled Fashion Africa 2012 our one day event was held on Wednesday 17...
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The first ever “Clothing Indaba” initiative brought by Zimbabwe Clothing Manufacturers Association (ZCMA)

The first ever “Clothing Indaba”, an initiative of the Zimbabwe Clothing Manufacturers Association (ZCMA) took place on the 16 – 17th November 2012 under the Theme “Made in Zimbabwe”. The inaugural event took place at...
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