Volunteer Project Manager required

Volunteering in Africa

    A volunteer Project Manager is needed to help with the establishment of a Skills Development centre LTHT is a UK registered community regeneration charity (No. 1127387) and our main objective is to give communities the tools to deal with day-to-day challenges that prevent them from becoming economically active. We have been working alongside Ruhanga’ s … [Read more...]

Transparency in the management of community based organisations

Transparency in community based organisations

In a previous  post I shared the 10 lessons I have learned as a community development worker and one of those lessons was Transparency. In this post I would like to explore the importance of transparency in  the management of community based organisations. Globalisation and Transparency Our community project in Ruhanga SW Uganda relies on individual donations and the people … [Read more...]

African Wild Silk : Madagascar

African Wild Silk scarf- Madagascar

When I tell people that Ethnic Supplies stocks fashion accessories made from African wild silk one of the questions I get asked without fail is thatIs there enough for commercial purposes?And the answer yes there is, in Madagascar. The best part is that there is a whole conservation project underway to protect Madagascar’s natural heritage. The forest and the African Silk … [Read more...]