Addis Ababa to host All African Leather Fair and African Sourcing Fashion Week
Addis Ababa, November 7, 2019 (FBC) – All African Leather Fair (AALF) and African Sourcing Fashion Week (ASFW) will take place from 9-17 November 2019 in Addis Ababa at the Millennium Hall.
During the events, UNIDO will officially launch a European Union (EU) funded project named “Leather Initiative for Sustainable Employment Creation” to be implemented in partnership with the Ministry of Trade and Industry.
The inauguration will be attended by high level government officials, ambassadors and high dignitaries from development partners.
Two workshops with the theme of “Tanneries improving competitiveness through environmental compliance, technology transfer and establishing strategic linkage” and “Ethiopia’s position in Africa’s Leather industry” will be held with the participation of development partners, investors and key stakeholders in the leather sector.