HEVA Unlocks Game Changing AFD Investment for East Africa’s Creative Sector!

On Thursday 21st of June 2018 we signed a credit investment agreement with Agence Française de Développement (AFD) to advance credit and technical assistance for creative industries in Kenya. This is a project worth KES 90 Million (Euro 800,000), and is a significant part of our 2018/2022 strategy.

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A Roundup: Collective RW in Nairobi

From Wednesday 6th December to Sunday 10th December 2017, we hosted the 6 wonderful designers who make up Collective RW: Teta Isibo (Inzuki Designs), Matthew Rugamba (House of Tayo), Sonia Mugabo, Linda Mukangoga (Haute Baso), Moise Turahirwa (Moshions) and Umutoni R. Laurene (Uzi Collections). 

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HEVA hosts Collective RW’s First Nairobi Pop-up!

On Friday 8th December 2017 at 6:30pm, we will be hosting the Collective RW’s first Nairobi pop-up at the Tribe Hotel’s Presidential Suite in Village Market, Nairobi! It will feature the six amazing Rwanda-based brands who form the collective.

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HEVA In Ethiopia

In mid-November, we carried out a scoping trip to Ethiopia in collaboration with the British Council’s East Africa Arts programme. We wanted to gain further insight into their fashion industry and explore possible opportunities for collaborations involving their designers, other East African fashion designers and HEVA.

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