EMPOWER ARTISANS TO GAIN FULL POTENTIAL OF THEIR HARDWORK

By: afri-rootcollective  10/17/2015
Keywords: Barkcloth

“In 2005, UNESCO proclaimed Ugandan bark cloth a “masterpiece of the oral and intangible heritage of humanity”. This honor and recognition of indigenous textile production skills of Ugandan craftsmen raised the profile of bark cloth. Reviving its use can boster income for Ugandan farmers and provide training for women in the art of accessory design.

Keywords: Barkcloth