To bring jobs to her country and support Ethiopian artisans is what compelled Abai Schulze to return to her country from the US. Now her booming fashion business has already been featured on the New York fashion week.
In Africa, investigative journalists often work in environments that seem by default, designed to shut them down. But one man in Kenya defies the odds. He constantly reveals cases of bribery, murder and smuggling in one of the most corrupt countries of the world.
Ngwane Liz loves fashion - but the young environmentalist from Cameroon does not like the tremendous pollution that the textile industry generates. So she came up with her own solution: Fashion made out of trash.
Liberian fashion designer Isatta Paasewe is helping women who dropped out of school at an early age, who want to pursue a career in fashion design. Also a beneficiary of vocational training, Isata balances her time between classes and work hoping to rebuild Liberia’s fashion industry.
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