CRAFTYBEE- Replacing Single Use Plastic in Sierra Leone

John Sawo- Koroma, founder and creative director of craftybee fashion world.

Craftybee seeks to reduce the high percentage of plastic waste in Sierra Leone. Plastic bags are found on the shores of our rivers and beaches, on streets and drainages; which actually causes threat to different species of animals, causing pollution and flooding. Giving an alternative to single used plastic bags and youth empowerment through skills training.

Women In Energy

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There are lots of overlooked products and materials in our planet, screaming re-love, re-use and re-make me, these voices have been heard by tinapgreen. At tinapgreen we specialize in upcycling and repurposing objects and materials into customized handmade products. Our brand is inspired by African art and mostly Sierra Leonean parables to produce durable, stylish and fairly priced products. Our products … Read moreTinapgreen