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Dreams for Africa – Woza Moya
The Dreams for Africa Chair was created by the crafters of Woza Moya to inspire people.
Ekurhuleni Jewellery Project
Ekurhuleni Jewellery Project is a non-profit organisation offering skills programmes and industry training.
Zimele focusses on developing community self-reliance through crafts.
Designers without Borders
Designers without Borders is a non-profit organisation that donates books, equipment and software to African countries.
Design Indaba Trust
Design Indaba Trust is a not-for-profit company that makes possible projects and initiatives dedicated to design education and development in South Africa.
Cape Wools SA
Cape Wools SA is a non-profit organisation promoting the production, trade and consumption of South African Merino wool.
Cape Town Fashion Council
The Cape Town Fashion Council (CTFC) is the first industry association of its kind in South Africa, aiming to represent and develop the national fashion sector.
Africa!Ignite collaborates with rural crafters across KwaZulu-Natal, developing and marketing contemporary craft products.
Mohair South Africa Ltd
Mohair South Africa represents the South African Mohair industry, currently the global leaders in quality and quantity.
Western Cape Furniture Initiative
The Jigsaw Furniture Design Competition is an annual design challenge that aims to promote local designers and manufacturers.
MONKEYBIZ is a non-profit organisation promoting the modern beadwork of 450 artists.
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