COMESA
Leather and Leather Products Institute
(COMESA/LLPI)

Member of: IULTCS    International Council of Tanners    

Leather for Health, Wealth and Luxury

Regional Training Workshop in Leather Products Design, Craftsmanship and Export Readiness was Conducted

Regional Training Workshop in Leather Products Design, Craftsmanship and Export Readiness was Conducted on 22nd - 30th September 2017 in Kampala, Uganda.

The objectives of the Workshop were to: present and validate the world class curriculum for improving export competitiveness of SMEs, one-to-one meetings between trainers and SMEs to be trained and train SMEs based on the validated curriculum.

Prof. Mwinyihija, Executive Director of COMESA/LLPI confidently mentioned that after conducting the first SMEs Meeting in 2014 in Syavonga, Zambia, SMEs are growing in the production and marketing of leather and leather products.

 

Her Excellency Amelia Anne Kyambadde, Minister, Ministry of Trade, Industry & Cooperatives of the Republic of Uganda During the Official Opening
Her Excellency Amelia Anne Kyambadde, Minister, Ministry of Trade, Industry & Cooperatives of the Republic of Uganda During the Official Opening

The Workshop was officially opened by Her Excellency Amelia Anne Kyambadde, Minister, Ministry of Trade, Industry & Cooperatives of the Republic of Uganda. H.E. Amelia, during her opening remarks, pointed-out that consumption of products should begin from the producers themselves.

A total of 25 trainees from four countries, namely; Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda participated in the Workshop; and two very experienced trainers, Mr. Feraw Kebede from Ethiopia and Mrs. Zipporah from Kenya, were identified.

The contents of the Training were Footwear Design product preparation, Footwear product craftsmanship, and SMEs Footwear Export Market Readiness.

Her Excellency Amelia Anne Kyambadde, Minister, Ministry of Trade, Industry & Cooperatives of the Republic of Uganda During the Official Opening
Her Excellency Amelia Anne Kyambadde, Minister, Ministry of Trade, Industry & Cooperatives of the Republic of Uganda Visiting SMEs Products
Her Excellency Amelia Anne Kyambadde, Minister, Ministry of Trade, Industry & Cooperatives of the Republic of Uganda During the Official Opening
Group Picture with Guest of Honor

LLPI TV

Members Login

Invitation for Bid

TENDER FOR THE SUPPLY, DELIVERY, INSTALLATION, AND COMMISSIONING OF EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS FOR BURUNDI, ERITREA, KENYA, RWANDA, UGANDA AND ZAMBIA.

Click Download to get all the necessary bid documents.

Board of Directors

Contact Us

COMESA - Leather and Leather Products Institute (LLPI)
Office of the Executive Director
P.O.BOX: 2358 Code 1110
Tel. +251-11-439 0928/0327/1319
Fax:+251-11-439 0900
Email : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Web site : WWW.COMESA-LLPI.INT
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.