Inter Region Economic Network (IREN) in collaboration with Cotton made in Africa initiative (CmiA) took advantage of the CmiA/Competitive African Cotton Initiative (COMPACI) 7th Stakeholders Conference to promote a Made In Africa initiative.
Round table discussion on African Textile production and sales opportunities. 1.From left: Ms Florence Muthoni the head of ladies apparel Tuskys Kenya; Lutz Grunder: Head of Operations Category Ladieswear, OTTO; Jaswinder Bedi: Chairman African cotton and textile industries federation,Kenya; James Shikwati: Director, Inter Region Economic Network,Kenya; and Andreas Streubig: Division Manager, Corporate Responsibility, Otto Group.
Below: Models showcase the Made in Africa designs
For more details about the initiative, contact:
East Africa Textile Market Development Manager,
Inter Region Economic Network,
P.O. Box 135-00100, Nairobi.
Tel: +254 202 2731497
Cell: +254 72156897