How Ugandans Repurpose Banana Fibre to Make Money
In this piece for The Monitor, Dorothy Nakaweesi outlines how the world's second-largest producer of bananas can repurpose the fruit fibre to create products like hats, tents, bags and covers for export.
The Money in Making Banana Fibre Products
Monitor, 22 November 2017
Uganda is the second largest producer of bananas after India with about 9 million tonnes produced annually. All this production creates tonnes of waste in form of stems and stocks.… Read more »
A hut made of dry banana fibre.
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