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The Bamboo Value Chain: The POWER Project
by industreefoundation on November 2, 2020 at 4:28 pm
Industree Foundation’s Producer Owned Women (POWER) Project, with the support of USAID under the W-GDP Initiative, develops enterprises creating biodegradable products with natural materials in three different value chains, including non-timbre forest products (NTFP), banana bark, and bamboo. The journey into producing bamboo products is a particularly notable achievement for the project and for Industree… Read More The Bamboo Value Chain: The POWER Project
The ever-evolving “New Normal”: Adapting to the pandemic
by industreefoundation on August 3, 2020 at 3:29 am
As the global pandemic continues to bring unexpected twists and challenges, the world has had to learn to adapt to a new, ever evolving and uncertain normal. In India, this has certainly been the case, from the first lockdown which resulted in mass migration from cities to villages as millions working in the informal sector… Read More The ever-evolving “New Normal”: Adapting to the pandemic
Growth of Regenerative Economies
by industreefoundation on June 17, 2020 at 4:53 am
In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Catalyst 2030 is launching the third round of its “Catalysing Change Campaign,” to focus on the rapid changes needed to support food security, healthcare, education, sanitation and hygiene, mental health, leadership and other critical global social needs. Join us at the roundtable on “Growth of Regenerative Economies” on 18th… Read More Growth of Regenerative Economies
Happy World Environment Day!
by industreefoundation on June 5, 2020 at 6:22 am
Happy World Environment Day from Industree Foundation! The global pandemic has shed light on the danger of living in a world unprepared to respond to a disaster, and demonstrated the need to address the climate crisis proactively. The pandemic has also displayed humanity’s ability to rapidly adjust and adapt our systems, and we need to… Read More Happy World Environment Day!
Dr. Tadessee visits volunteers at EiTEX
by industreefoundation on June 4, 2020 at 6:36 am
The Minister of Health of Ethiopia, Dr. Lia Tadesse, visited the tailoring unit at EiTEX, University of Bahirdar in the Amhara Region of Ethiopia recently. 23 of the tailoring trainees in the Farm to Fashion project have volunteered to join the larger EiTEX team with special permission and adherence to safety and health guidelines, and… Read More Dr. Tadessee visits volunteers at EiTEX