Christine Gitau

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Christine Gitau works in Nairobi at Craft Afrika, a social enterprise that aims to develop a domestic market for contemporary artisans and design product. She is convener of the annual Afrika Handmade Symposium and Gallery, an event that curates premium home décor products in a way that makes them desirable to the growing middle class. She is also a local consultant with the Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries (CBI), specifically in the Fairtrade’s Finest programme that aims to make fair trade home decoration and home textiles available in Europe. Christine is a 2014 Acumen East Africa Fellow.