What is wild silk fabric used for?

Wilk silk fabric

In this post  I discussed the production process of wild silk fabric as well as the role of wild in the lives of Malagasy people.   In today's post I will explore how  we in the west use wild silk fabric. What is wild silk? Unlike fine silk which is produced from worms  that have been domesticated and not allowed to live their full life, wild silk is produced from cocoons … [Read more...]

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...]