These scarves are handmade, fairly traded and made of 100% cotton. Not only fashionable, but they will keep you warm on cold days as well!
- 100% cotton
- 72" L x 20.5" W (182.88 cm x 52.07 cm)
- Handmade in and Fairly traded from Uganda
By shopping the Global Girlfriend collection, you are making a difference in women’s lives across the globe. Global Girlfriend is focused on striving for gender equality and empowerment, and the importance of women providing for themselves and their families. By supporting jobs that guarantee fair wages by fair trade, women are able to proudly contribute to their families, encouraging their communities to flourish.
TEXDA promotes the growth of the entrepreneurs in textile businesses in Uganda by helping women upgrade their technical, managerial, and entrepreneurial skills. The organization strengthens capabilities of the textile sector in Africa through mentoring and machinery provisions, and facilitates the manufacturing of innovative quality products that are competitive on both local and export markets.
TEXDA is a center of excellence in Uganda where women develop their creativity skills in textile design and garment production. Providing hands-on training allows entrepreneurs to develop their skills and challenge their creativity. Today over 1,050 trainees have followed courses at TEXDA and as a result they manage businesses that not only generate income, but also create traineeships and employment for others.